Taxon  Report   2392 
Coronopus didymus  (L.) Smith  (not an active name; please see Lepidium didymum)
Lesser swine cress,  Lesser swinecress, Wart cress
Coronopus didymus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Coronopus didymus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Coronopus didymus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Coronopus
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Lepidium didymum
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Carara didyma
NOTE: Coronopus didymus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Coronopus didymus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CODI6)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 28, 2016).

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