Diplotaxis DC.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, Europe, Medit. to Himalaya.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Annual to perennial herbs, glabrous or with simple hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves undivided to pinnatipartite
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Racemes ebracteate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals spreading
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers small to medium-sized with white, yellow or pink petals
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit a siliqua with compressed valves with prominent midnerve; beak short
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds biseriate, globose to ellipsoid.
Distribution
Some 35 species, mainly in the Mediterranean region to NW India.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Austria, Baleares, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Central European Rus, Chad, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Kuwait, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, New South Wales, North Caucasus, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, Somalia, South Australia, South European Russi, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tasmania, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Victoria, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Western Sahara, Yemen, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Alberta, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Azores, Bahamas, Baltic States, Belarus, Bermuda, Bolivia, California, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, Chile North, Colorado, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East European Russia, Ecuador, Florida, Free State, Georgia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ireland, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Korea, Madeira, Maine, Manchuria, Massachusetts, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Caledonia, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Norway, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Peru, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Québec, Saskatchewan, Texas, Uruguay, Utah, Wisconsin

Diplotaxis DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 2016 s.coll. [229] K000653840 isolectotype Yes

First published in Syst. Nat. 2: 628 (1821)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by B. Jonsell [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

  • Flora of Somalia

    Flora of Somalia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0