Taxon: Bunias orientalis L.

 
Genus: Bunias
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Buniadeae
Nomen number: 316931
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:670. 1753
Name Verified on: 03-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production (fide V. Dorofeev, pers. comm. 1996)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide Cornucopia; P. Hanelt & V. Dorofeev, pers. comms. 1996)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide F Eur ed2; P. Hanelt, pers. comm. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Iran; Iraq; Turkey
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Belarus; Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Hungary
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Romania; Serbia

  • Naturalized:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Heilongjiang, - Liaoning
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation-Far East - Far East
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation-European part - European part
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Croatia; Italy; Macedonia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Nova Scotia, - New Brunswick
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 6. 1996 (L Noms French ed6)
  • Dorofeev, V. I. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Hanelt, P. H. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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