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Taxon: Coincya monensis (L.) Greuter & Burdet

Genus: Coincya
Family: Brassicaceae (alt. Cruciferae) tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 407058
Place of publication: Willdenowia 13:87. 1983
Name verified on: 04-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.


See also subordinate taxa:

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of black mustard   (based on a record of sexual hybrids with Brassica nigra fide Guide Germ Brassica)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of white mustard   (based on sexual hybrids with Sinapis alba fide Pl Breed Rev 31:77. 2009)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of cabbage/kale   (based on a record of hybrids with Brassica oleracea by embryo culture fide Guide Germ Brassica)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of turnip   (fide Cruc Newsl 25:19. 2004)
  • Weed   (fide Naczi & Thieret 1996)

Distributional range:

    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Belgium; Germany
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain




Check other web resources for Coincya monensis (L.) Greuter & Burdet:

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (24 November 2015)

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