Plant Family


Brassicaceae

Family CN: Mustard Family
Family Code: BRASSI
Family Parent: [in BRASSICALES]
Family Authority: Burnett 1835 or CRUCIFERAE A.L. de Jussieu 1789
Summary: A family of about 340 genera and 3400 species, annuals, perennials, shrubs, and rarely trees and vines, of cosmopolitan distribution (but most diverse in the temperate Northern Hemisphere).
Reference: Al-Shehbaz in FNA (2010); Rollins (1993); Al-Shehbaz (1984, 1985a, 1985b, 1986, 1987, 1988a, 1988b); Appel & Al-Shehbaz in Kubitzki & Bayer (2003).
Last Updated: 2020-01-01
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