Taxon profile


Tossa Jute
Corchorus olitorius L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malvales »  family Malvaceae »  genus Corchorus - corchorus

Other names

= Jew's Mallow
= Jute
= Nalta Jute

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Corchorus olitorius L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Corchorus_olitorius_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Corchorus olitorius L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Corchorus olitorius]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Corchorus olitorius L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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