African Plant Database


Brassica rapa L.
Family : BRASSICACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 666 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Brassica
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Brassica amplexicaulis Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1847)
 Brassica rapa L. subsp. rapa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Erysimum amplexicaule A. Rich. (1847)
=*Brassica cyrenaica Spreng. (1825)
=Brassica asperifolia Lam. (1785)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Brassica rapa subsp. campestris (L.) A. R. Clapham (1952)
Brassica rapa L. subsp. rapa
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb Ht 0.3 - 1.5 m. Alt 350 - 2950 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, LP, MP, NC, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 188

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 6 (1970).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Comp. Fl. Atlant. 2: 188 (1887). 
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 287 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 423 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 12: 164 (1965). 
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 189 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 3: 71 (1986).
  • Fl. Iberica 4: 363 (1993). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 407
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (1999). Flore pratique du Maroc. vol. [1] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 1: 361
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 211 (1999).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 72
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie  
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 78032
 
Record n°78032
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