Taxon: Brassica villosa Biv.

 
Genus: Brassica
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 317367
Place of publication: Stirp. rar. Sicilia 4:20. 1818
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 05-Jun-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jun-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: crop quality for broccoli (with high sulforaphane content fide Mol Breed 18:219-228. 2006)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of cabbage/kale (fide Ann Bot 82:821. 1998, based on affinities within the B. oleracea cytodeme; Brassica Crop Wild 126. 1980)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy - Sicily

References:

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  • Anderson, J. K. & S. I. Warwick 1999. Chromosome number evolution in the tribe Brassiceae (Brassicaceae): evidence from isozyme number Pl. Syst. Evol. 215:255-285.
  • Arias, T. & J. C. Pires 2012. A fully resolved chloroplast phylogeny of the brassica crops and wild relatives (Brassicaceae: Brassiceae): Novel clades and potential taxonomic implications (Taxon) 61:980-988.
  • Bothmer, R. von et al. 1995. Brassica sect. Brassica (Brassicaceae). II. Inter- and intraspecific crosses with cultivars of B. oleracea Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 42:165
  • FitzJohn, R. G. et al. 2007. Hybridisation within Brassica and allied genera: evaluation of potential for transgene escape (Euphytica) 158:209-230.
  • Geraci, A. et al. 2004. Isozyme analysis of genetic diversity in wild Sicilian populations of Brassica sect. Brassica in view of genetic resources management Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 51:137-146.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Inaba, R. & T. Nishio 2002. Phylogenetic analysis of Brassiceae based on the nucleotide sequences of the S-locus related gene, SLR1 Theor. Appl. Genet. 105:1159-1165.
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  • Lázaro, A. & I. Aguinagalde 1998. Genetic diversity in Brassica oleracea L. (Cruciferae) and wild relatives (2n=18) using isozymes Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 82:821-828.
  • Lázaro, A. & I. Aguinagalde 1998. Genetic diversity in Brassica oleracea L. (Cruciferae) and wild relatives (2n=18) using RAPD markers Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 82:829-833.
  • Mei, J. et al. 2010. Genomic relationships between wild and cultivated Brassica oleracea L. with emphasis on the origination of cultivated crops Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 57:1-15.
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Raimondo, F. M. & P. Mazzola 1997. A new taxonomic arrangement in the Sicilian members of Brassica L. sect. Brassica (Lagascalia) 19:831-838.
  • Sarikamis, G. et al. 2006. High glucosinolate broccoli: a delivery system for sulforaphane Molec. Breed. 18:219-228.
  • Snogerup, S. 1980. Chapter 7. The wild forms of the Brassica oleracea group (2n=18) and their possible relations to the cultivated ones (Brassica Crop Wild) 121-132.
  • Snogerup, S. et al. 1990. Brassica sect. Brassica (Brassicaceae) I. Taxonomy and variation (Willdenowia) 19:313.
  • Song, K. et al. 1990. Brassica taxonomy based on nuclear restriction fragment length polymorphisms (RFLPs). 3. Genome relationships in Brassica and related genera and the origin of B. oleracea and B. rapa (syn. campestris) Theor. Appl. Genet. 79:497-506.
  • Tatout, C. et al. 1999. SINE insertions as clade markers for wild crucifer species Molec. Biol. Evol. 16:1614-1621.
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  • Warwick, S. I. & L. D. Black 1991. Molecular systematics of Brassica and allied genera (Subtribe Brassicinae, Brassiceae) - chloroplast genome and cytodeme congruence Theor. Appl. Genet. 82:81-92.
  • Warwick, S. I. et al. 2006. Brassicaceae: Species checklist and database on CD-Rom Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:249-258.

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