Taxon: Lepidium didymum L.

 
Genus: Lepidium
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Lepidieae
Nomen number: 423806
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 1:92. 1767
Name Verified on: 15-Oct-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Oct-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Weed CIBA, as Coronopus didymus)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Paraguay; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Peru

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    • Southern Africa: South Africa
    • Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius; Reunion
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Kuwait; Oman; Saudi Arabia
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, - Kyushu, - Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Pakistan
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Netherlands; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Sinaloa
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: U.S. Outlying Islands - Midway Islands; United States - Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia - Gambier Islands; Pitcairn
    • Southwestern Pacific: Fiji; New Caledonia; Niue; Tonga
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Honduras
    • Western South America: Ecuador

References:

  • Al-Shehbaz, I. A. 2010. A synopsis of the South American Lepidium (Brassicaceae) (Darwiniana) 48:141-167.
  • Al-Shehbaz, I. A. et al. 2002. Cardaria, Coronopus, and Stroganowia are united with Lepidium (Brassicaceae) (Novon) 12:7.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. 2008 (L Venez ed2)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. 1996, 1999 (L Argent)

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