Taxon: Cakile maritima Scop.

Genus: Cakile
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 8329
Place of publication: Flora carniolica ed. 2. 2:35. (based on Bunias cakile L.). 1772
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Georgia; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • Western Asia: Iran; Israel; Syria; Turkey
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Estonia; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Belgium; Germany; Netherlands; Poland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Iceland; Norway; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

    • : North America
  • Northern America

    • : North America


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