Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Datasheet

Corchorus
(jutes)

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Corchorus (jutes)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 November 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Corchorus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • jutes
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Fibre
  • Source of medicine/pharmaceutical
  • Vegetable
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Corchorus L.

Preferred Common Name

  • jutes

International Common Names

  • English: Jute
  • Spanish: yutes
  • French: Jute; jutes

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Jute

EPPO code

  • CRGSS (Corchorus sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Malvales
  •                         Family: Tiliaceae
  •                             Genus: Corchorus

Uses List

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Human food and beverage

  • Vegetable

Materials

  • Fibre

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Source of medicine/pharmaceutical