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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Eurasia to India, Macaronesia to N. Africa.
Sinapis alba

[FZ]

Cruciferae, A. W. Exell. Flora Zambesiaca 1:1. 1960

Morphology General Habit
Herbs, usually annual, with simple hairs.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers yellow.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals spreading, not saccate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals 4, unguiculate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 6.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma somewhat 2-lobed.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Silique terete, with convex valves, each 3–7-nerved, and a long beak with 0–4- (9) seeds.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Cotyledons conduplicate. Seeds 1-seriate, subspherical.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Egypt, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Magadan, Manchuria, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Northwest European R, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Amur, Argentina Northeast, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, Buryatiya, California, Cape Provinces, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Crozet Is., Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Finland, Florida, Free State, Galápagos, Georgia, Greenland, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Haiti, Iceland, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Irkutsk, Kansas, Kentucky, Kerguelen, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Australia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Sudan, Tasmania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Victoria, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Western Australia, Windward Is., Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yakutskiya, Yukon, Zimbabwe

Sinapis L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 668 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Jalas, J., Suominen, J. & Lampinen, R. (eds.) (1996). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 11: 1-310.

Literature

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Gen. Pl. ed. 5: 299 (1754).
  • Sp. Pl. 2: 668 (1753)

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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