Taxon: Brassica fruticulosa Cirillo subsp. mauritanica (Coss.) Maire

 
Genus: Brassica
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 318780
Place of publication: E. Jahandiez & R. C. J. E. Maire, Cat. pl. Maroc 2:288. 1932
Name Verified on: 30-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-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 124:379. 2002)
  • 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 158:213. 2007, based on reported crossability of B. fruticulosa with B. rapa)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco

References:

  • 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)
  • Jensen, E. B. et al. 2002. Resistance to the cabbage root fly, Delia radicum, within Brassica fruticulosa (Euphytica) 124:379-386.
  • Maire, R. C. J. E. et al. 1965. Flore de l'Afrique du Nord. 1952- (F Afr Nord) 12:174.
  • Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. 1962-1963 (F Alger)
  • 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.
  • Takahata, Y. & K. Hinata 1983. Studies on cytodemes in subtribe Brassicinae (Cruciferae) Tohoku J. Agric. Res. 33:111-124.
  • 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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