Brassicaceae tribe Conringieae

D. A. German & Al-Shehbaz

Harvard Pap. Bot. 13: 169. 2008.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 7. Treatment on page 516.

Annuals [biennials]; eglandular. Trichomes absent [simple]. Cauline leaves sessile; blade base cordate or auriculate [sagittate], margins usually entire, rarely crenulate. Racemes ebracteate, often elongated in fruit. Flowers actinomorphic; sepals erect [ascending], lateral pair saccate basally; petals white or yellow, claw present, distinct or not; filaments unappendaged, not winged; pollen 3-colpate. Fruits siliques, dehiscent, unsegmented, terete, angled, or latiseptate; ovules 10–50 [–numerous] per ovary; style distinct; stigma (often decurrent), capitate [conical], entire [2-lobed]. Seeds uniseriate; cotyledons usually incumbent, rarely subconduplicate.

Distribution

Introduced; Europe, Asia

Discussion

Genera 2, species 9 (1 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

"elongated" is not a number."thick" is not a number.

Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz +
D. A. German & Al-Shehbaz +
appendaged +  and unappendaged +
dissected +, repand +, sinuate +, crenate +  and dentate +
much smaller +  and reduced +
urceolate +, campanulate +  and tubular +
branched +  and simple +
well-developed +
not +  and distinct +
not +  and differentiated +
emarginate +  and entire +
subconduplicate +
Europe +  and Asia +
straight +  and curved +
not winged +  and unappendaged +
connate +  and distinct +
actinomorphic +
2-valved +  and capsular +
latiseptate +  and unsegmented +
angled +  and terete +
compound +, pinnately +, trifoliolate +  and simple +
alternate +, not +  and rosulate +
basal +  and cauline +
connate +  and distinct +
decurrent +
crenulate +
tenuinucellate +, crassinucellate +  and bitegmic +
campylotropous +  and anatropous +
rudimentary +
trinucleate +  and 3(-11)-colpate +
Harvard Pap. Bot. +
elongated +
flattened +  and rounded +
margined +, not +  and winged +
aseriate +, biseriate +  and uniseriate +
not +  and mucilaginous +
White (?) +, Black (?) +, Brown (?) +  and Yellow (?) +
ovate +, globose +, oblong +, ovoid +  and flattened +
persistent +  and caducous +
distinct +
perforated +  and complete +
reduced +
latiseptate +, schizocarpic +, samaroid +  and lomentaceous +
indehiscent +  and dehiscent +
angustiseptate +, flat +, angled +, terete +, torulose +, not +, segmented +  and nutletlike +
tetradynamous +
unbranched +  and branched +
procumbent +  and decumbent +
descending +, ascending +  and erect +
entire +  and capitate +
2-lobed +, entire +, conical +  and capitate +
subsessile +, sessile +  and petiolate +
persistent +
distinct +
Cruciferae +
Brassicaceae tribe Conringieae +
Brassicaceae +
eglandular +, peltate +, malpighiaceous +, dendritic +, sessile +, stalked +, simple +  and unicellular +
scale-like +  and forked +
coiled +, 1-7-veined +  and veined +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
anastomosing +
rhizomatous +, taprooted +, scapose +  and not +
perennial +, biennial +  and annual +
subshrub +  and herb +
aquatics +  and terrestrial +
glabrous +  and pubescent +