Genus: Brassica

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Brassica Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 666. 1753.

List of Brassica Species

References to Brassica

  • Brown, R. C.; Lemmon, B. E.; Nguyen, H. 2004. Comparative anatomy of the chalazal endosperm cyst in seeds of the Brassicaceae. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 144: 375-394.
  • Holubowicz, R. 1992. Internal seed structure of selected vegetable species. Acta Botanica Hungarica 37: 267-277.
  • Inaba, R.; Nishio, T. 2002. Phylogenetic analysis of Brassiceae based on the nucleotide sequences of the S-locus related gene, SLR1. Theor. Appl. Genet. 105: 1159-1165.
  • Inamdar, J. A.; Rao, N. V. 1983. Light microscopic and scanning electron microscopis studies on trichomes of some Brassicaceae. Feddes Repert. 94: 183-190.
  • Koul, K. K. 2000. Seed coat microsculpturing in Brassica and allied genera (subtribes Brassicinae, Raphaninae, Moricandiinae). Ann. Bot. (London) 86: 385-397.
  • Lefol, E. 1997. Sexual hybridisation in crosses of cultivated Brassica species with the crucifers Erucastrum gallicum and Raphanus raphanistrum: Potential for gene introgression. Euphytica 95: 127-139.
  • Magnarelli, L. A. 1983. Nectar sugars and caloric reserves in natural populuations of Aedes canadensis and Aedes stimulans Diptera Culicidae. Environmental Entomology 12: 1482-1486.
  • Mennan, H. 2006. Seasonal cycles in germination and seedling emergence of summer and winter populations of catchweed bedstraw (Galium aparine) and wild mustard (Brassica kaber). Weed Science 54: 114-120.
  • Murren, C.J. 2002. Evolution of phenotypic integration in Brassica (Brassicaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 89: 655-663.
  • Porterfield, D. M. 1999. Oxygen-depleted zones inside reproductive structures of Brassicaceae: implications for oxygen control of seed development. Canad. J. Bot. 77: 1439-1446.
  • Pradhan, A. K. 1992. Phylogeny of Brassica and allied genera based on variation in chloroplast and mitochondrial DNA patterns: Molecular and taxonomic classifications are incongruous. Theor. Appl. Genet. 85: 331-340.
  • Sanchez-Yelamo, M. D. 1992. Comparative electrophoretic studies of seed proteins in some species of the genera Diplotaxis, Erucastrum, and Brassica Cruciferae Brassicaceae. Taxon 41: 477-483.
  • Takahata, Y.; Hinata, K. 1986. A consideration of the species relationships in subtribe Brassicinae Cruciferae in view of cluster analysis of morphological characters. Plant Species Biol. 1: 78-88.
  • Warwick, S. I.; Black, L. D. 1993. Molecular relationships in subtribe Brassicinae (Cruciferae, tribe Brassiceae). Canad. J. Bot. 71: 906-918.
  • Warwick, S. I.; Sauder, C. A. 2005. Phylogeny of tribe Brassiceae (Brassicaceae) based on chloroplast restriction site polymorphisms and nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer and chloroplast trnL intron sequences. Canad. J. Bot. 83: 467-483.
  • Yang, Y. W. 1999. Molecular phylogenetic studies of Brassica, Rorippa, Arabidopsis and allied genera based on the internal transcribed spacer region of 18S-25S rDNA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 13: 455-462.