Thlaspi alliaceum L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 641 (1753)
This name is a synonym of Mummenhoffia alliacea

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]
  • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(1): 1-532. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2010). Flora of North America North of Mexico 7: 1-797. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]
  • Jones, R.L. (2005). Plant life of Kentucky. An illustrated guide to the vascular flora: 1-833. The universitry press of Kentucky. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]
  • Jonsell, B. (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Cruciferae: 1-73. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press. [Cited as Thlaspi alliaceum.]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Agnew & Stewart in A.D.Q. Agnew, Upland Kenya Wild Flowers p. 96 (1974).
  • Franchetti in Adumbr. Fl. Aethiop. 7: 185, map 4 (1958).
  • Jonsell in Bot. Notis. 129: 129 (1976).
  • L., Sp. Pl.: 646 (1753).
  • O. Hedberg, Afroalpine Vascular Plants p. 91, fig. 2 (1957).

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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