Taxon: Brassica fruticulosa Cirillo subsp. fruticulosa

 
Genus: Brassica
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 318775
Name Verified on: 29-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Mar-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: potential for pest resistance in cabbage/kale (fide Euphytica 110:213. 1999)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of rape (fide Euphytica 158:213. 2007, based on reported crossability of B. fruticulosa with B. napus)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of turnip (fide Euphytica 158:216. 2007; Biol Breed Crucifer 264, 265. 2009, citing B. fruticulosa)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Croatia; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Spain

References:

  • 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.
  • Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. 1989- (F Iberica)
  • Ellis, P. R. et al. 1999. Identification of high levels of resistance to cabbage root fly, Delia radicum, in wild Brassica species (Euphytica) 110:207-214.
  • FitzJohn, R. G. et al. 2007. Hybridisation within Brassica and allied genera: evaluation of potential for transgene escape (Euphytica) 158:209-230.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Sánchez-Yélamo, M. D. et al. 1992. Comparative electrophoretic studies of seed proteins in some species of the genera Diplotaxis, Erucastrum, and Brassica (Cruciferae: Brassiceae) (Taxon) 41:477-483.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Velasco, L. et al. 1998. Variability for the fatty acid composition of the seed oil in a germplasm collection of the genus Brassica Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 45:371-382.
  • Warwick, S. I. et al. 2006. Brassicaceae: Species checklist and database on CD-Rom Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:249-258.

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