Sorting Capsella names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :


Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik.

SYNONYM(S) : Capsella bursa-pastoris Moench, Thlaspi bursa-pastoris L.

CHINESE : Ji, Ji cai, Ji cai, Ling jiao cai.

DANISH : Hyrdetaske.

DUTCH : Beursje, Gewoon herderstasje.

ENGLISH : Chinese cress, Shepherd's-purse.

FINNISH : Lutukka.

FRENCH : Bourse à Judas, Boursette, Bourse à Pasteur, Bourse de capucin, Capselle à Pasteur, Capselle bourse à Pasteur, Molette à berger.

GERMAN : Gemeines Hirtentäschelkraut, Hirtentäschel, Hirtentäschelkraut.

GREEK : xxxx Awaiting feedback.

ITALIAN : Borsapastore comune.

JAPANESE : Nazuna, Penpen gusa, Seisai, Seisai, Shamisen gusa, Shepaazupaasu..

KOREAN : Naeng-i.

NEPALESE : Coratente, Torii ghaans.

NORWEGIAN : xxx Awaiting feedback.

PORTUGUESE : Bolsa do pastor, Erva do bom pastor.

RUSSIAN : xxxxx Awaiting feedback.

SPANISH : Bolsa de pastor, Mastuerzo, Paniquesillo, Zurrón de pastor.

SWEDISH : xxxxxx Awaiting feedback.

Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik. subsp. bursa-pastoris

SYNONYM(S) : Capsella ruderalis Jordan, Capsella triangularis St-Lager, Capsella virgata Jordan

Capsella grandiflora (Fauché & Chaub.) Boiss.

SYNONYM(S) : Thlaspi grandiflorum Fauché & Chaub.

FRENCH : Capselle à grandes fleurs.

Capsella rubella Reut.

SYNONYM(S) : Capsella rubescens Personnat, Thlaspi rubellum Billot

ENGLISH : Pink shepherd's-purse.

FRENCH : Capselle de Corse, Capselle de Sardaigne, Capselle rougeâtre.

GERMAN : Rötliches Hirtentäschel.

ITALIAN : Borsapastore annuale.

PORTUGUESE : Bolsa do pastor.


General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, 2002, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (09 March 2002).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.


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