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Ciancaleoni S., Raggi R., Barone G., Donnini D., Gigante D., Domina G., Negri V. 2021. A new list and prioritization of wild plants of socio-economic interest in Italy: towards a conservation strategy. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems,

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Diplotaxis tenuifolia (L.) DC.

= Arabis sylvestris Scop.; Sisymbrium tenuifolium L.; Eruca tenuifolia (L.) Moench

Crop Wild Relative; Wild Harvested Plant; Taxon cultivated

Uses: food, folk medicine, ethnobotanical, gene source

Cultivated plant related: Diplotaxis tenuifolia – Perennial wall rocket – Gene Pool; Brassica juncea – Mustard – Gene Pool; Brassica nigra – Black mustard – Gene Pool; Brassica rapa – Turnip – Gene Pool; Brassica oleracea – Kale – Gene Pool

Gene pool: GP1A; GP2; GP2; GP2; GP3 (Different values are referred to the related cultivated plants reported above)


Distribution: Peninsular Italy, Sardinia, Sicily

Published assessments, inclusion in Red Lists or EU Directive or Conventions:

Bilz & al. (2011): LC

Priority: C ‒ This category includes all the remaining native taxa which, on the grounds of current knowledge, do not need any specific protection measure.The taxon is native and relative to a crop with high value according with the ITPGRFA or ISTAT.

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