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Brassica juncea  (L.) Czern.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 23059

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Brassica integrifolia (H. West) Rupr.
    Brassica japonica Thunb.
    Brassica willdenowii Boiss.
    Sinapis juncea L.
    Brassica juncea var. juncea (L.) Czern.
    Brassica juncea var. crispifolia L.H. Bailey
    Brassica juncea var. japonica (Thunb.) L.H. Bailey
    Brassica integrifolia (Vahl) O.E. Schulz
  Common Name(s): India mustard [English]
    Chinese mustard
    Indian mustard
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyBrassicaceae  – mustards, moutardes, crucifers  
                               GenusBrassica L. – mustard  
                                  SpeciesBrassica juncea (L.) Czern. – India mustard, Chinese mustard, Indian mustard  

  Expert: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz  
  Notes: Senior Curator, Missouri Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis, Missouri, 63166-0299, USA   
  Reference for: Brassica juncea    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Brassicaceae, Capparaceae and Cleomaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Brassica juncea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Brassica juncea   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Brassica juncea   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Brassica juncea   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
    Alaska, Introduced  
    Canada, Introduced  






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