Erucastrum arabicum Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
var. arabicum

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Common names:
Status: Introduced
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 16. As Erucastrum arabicum

Exell, A.W. (1960). Brassicaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Pages 187 - 189. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 31. As Erucastrum arabicum

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 41.

Other sources of information about Erucastrum arabicum var. arabicum:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Erucastrum arabicum var. arabicum

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Erucastrum arabicum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Erucastrum arabicum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Erucastrum arabicum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Erucastrum arabicum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Erucastrum arabicum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Erucastrum arabicum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Erucastrum arabicum
iNaturalist: Erucastrum arabicum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Erucastrum arabicum
JSTOR Plant Science: Erucastrum arabicum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Erucastrum arabicum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Erucastrum arabicum
Plants of the World Online: Erucastrum arabicum
Tropicos: Erucastrum arabicum
Wikipedia: Erucastrum arabicum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Erucastrum arabicum var. arabicum., retrieved 31 March 2023

Site software last modified: 26 March 2018 2:01pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use