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Taxon: Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz

 
Genus: Camelina
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
Tribe: Camelineae
Nomen number: 8700
Place of publication: Stirp. austr. fasc. 1:17. 1762; ed. 2, 1:18. 1769
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 66 (48 active, 46 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • big-seed false flax  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • false flax  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • German-sesame  (Source: Mansf Ency) - English
  • gold-of-pleasure  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • large-seeded false flax   - English (Canada)
  • caméline  (Source: Mansf Ency) - French
  • caméline ciliée  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • lin bâtard  (Source: Mansf Ency) - French
  • sesame d'Allemagne  (Source: Mansf Ency) - French
  • caméline cultivée   - French (Canada)
  • Leindotter  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • camellina  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Italian
  • dorella  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Italian
  • drodetta  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Italian
  • nagami-no-ama-nazuna  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • camelina  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Portuguese
  • camelina pilosa  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • oljedådra  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • ya ma ji  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • ryžik  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (seeds used in the birdseed trade)
  • Fuels:
  • Human food:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Jammu and Kashmir] Pakistan (n.)

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine [Krym]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Buryatia, Gorno-Altay, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha, Altay, Krasnoyarsk, Chita, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Tomsk, Tyumen]
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation-Far East [Far East]
    • CHINA: China [Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (n.)]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, Honshu] Korea

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Tasmania, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Norway
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Romania

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada [Northwest Territories, Yukon]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Ontario]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia, Nunavut]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [South Carolina, Virginia, District of Columbia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Córdoba, Buenos Aires, La Pampa, Santa Fe] Uruguay


    Other (exact native range in Asia obscure)

References:

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Check other web resources for Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=8700. Accessed 24 October 2019.