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Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. edentula[FNA7, HC2, KZ99]
American sea-rocket

Publication: Fl. Bor.-Amer. (Hooker) 1(2): 59. 1830.

Origin: Introduced from eastern North America.

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: C. edentula, dispersed by the sea, moved 2000 miles, from its point of introduction in San Francisco, to Kodiak Island, Alaska, in 50 years (Barbour & Rodman 1970).

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Cakile edentula (Bigelow) Hook. var. californica (A. Heller) Fernald[Peck]