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Taxon: Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.

 
Genus: Gynandropsis
Family: Cleomaceae
Nomen number: 310077
Place of publication: Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 17:382. 1914
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Jul-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 35 (31 active, 31 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (as Cleome gynandra)
  • Harmful organism host:
  • Human food:
  • Medicines:
  • Non-vertebrate poisons:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa [Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape]

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • Africa

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • Mexico, United States

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America
    • South America


References:

  1. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  8. Iltis, H. H. 1960. Studies in the Capparidaceae—VII Old World cleomes adventive in the New World (Brittonia) 12:279-294.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  11. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  12. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 2. (F Saudi)
  13. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  14. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  15. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  16. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  17. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  18. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?310077. Accessed 23 October 2018.