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Taxon: Brassica napus L. subsp. napus

 
Genus: Brassica
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 311781
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or B. napus Oil Rape Group]
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 89 (83 active, 62 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (for livestock & bird seed)
  • Fuels:
  • Human food:
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to livestock); mammals (to livestock); mammals (to livestock)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult., especially in temperate regions)

References:

  1. Federal Seed Act and Regulations, Agricultural and Vegetable Kind Lists, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service, Seed Regulatory and Testing Branch. (Federal Seed Act)
  2. Cheng, B. F. et al. 2001. Low glucosinolate Brassica juncea breeding line revealed to be nullisomic (Genome) 44:738.
  3. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Everest, S. L. Poisonous plants of Australia. (Everist)
  7. Hammer, K. et al. 2013. The wild and the grown - remarks on Brassica Int. J. AgriSci. 3:453-480.
  8. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  9. Hasan, M. et al. 2006. Analysis of genetic diversity in the Brassica napus L. gene pool using SSR markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 53:793-802.
  10. Heenan, P. B. et al. 2007. Experimental hybridisation of Brassica species in New Zealand New Zealand J. Bot. 45:53-66.
  11. Hegi, G. et al. 1986. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- (IllF MEur) 4(1):462.
  12. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  13. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  14. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  15. Kunakh, V. A. et al. 2008. Mixoploidy in wild and cultivated species of Cruciferae capable of hybridizing with rapeseed Brassica napus Cytol. & Genet. 42:204-209.
  16. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  17. Mansfeld, R. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. (Mansfeld)
  18. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  19. McFerson, J. 1994. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  20. Musil, A. F. 1948. Distinguishing species of Brassica by their seeds Misc. Publ. Bur. Pl. Industr. U.S.D.A. 643:1-35.
  21. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  22. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  23. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  24. Rosenthal, E. 2007. With measure of caution, Europe joins biofuel gold rush
  25. Rygulla, W. et al. 2007. Broadening the genetic basis of Verticillium longisporum resistance in Brassica napus by interspecific hybridization (Phytopathology) 97:1391-1396.
  26. Snowdon, R. et al. Oilseed crops. Chapter 7. Brassica oilseeds (Genet Res Chrom Crop) 4:195-230.
  27. Warwick, S. I. et al. 2006. Brassicaceae: Species checklist and database on CD-Rom Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:249-258.
  28. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Brassica napus L. subsp. napus :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=311781. Accessed 18 April 2019.