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Lepidium didymum
(lesser swine-cress)

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Lepidium didymum (lesser swine-cress)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Lepidium didymum
  • Preferred Common Name
  • lesser swine-cress
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Lepidium didymum

Preferred Common Name

  • lesser swine-cress

Other Scientific Names

  • Coronopus didymus (L.) Sm.

International Common Names

  • English: lesser swinecress; swine cress

Local Common Names

  • Austria: Zweiknoten-Kr?henfuá
  • Denmark: l;iden ravnefod
  • Germany: Zweiknotiger Kr?henfuá
  • India: gajar ghas
  • Lithuania: izskatiga varnaspeda
  • Norway: ramkarse
  • Sweden: hamnkrassing

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Capparidales
  •                         Family: Brassicaceae
  •                             Genus: Lepidium
  •                                 Species: Lepidium didymum

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, 2011. Invasive Species Databases.,

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GISD/IASPMR: Invasive Alien Species Pathway Management Resource and DAISIE European Invasive Alien Species Gatewayhttps://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.m93f6Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.
Massey University - New Zealand weeds databasehttp://weeds.massey.ac.nz/database.asp

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