Taxon profile


Lesser Gold-of-pleasure
Camelina microcarpa DC.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Brassicales »  family Brassicaceae - crucifers »  genus Camelina - false flax

Scientific synonyms

Camelina microcarpa Andrs.
Camelina sativa subsp. microcarpa (Andrz. ex DC.) E. Schmid

Other names

= Little-pod False Flax
= Littlepod False Flax
= Littlepod Falseflax
= Littleseed Falseflax
= Small Fruited Falseflax
= Smallseed Falseflax


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Camelina microcarpa subsp. sylvestris (Wallr.) Hiitonen

Links and literature

Barina, Z. & Pifkó, D.(2008): Additions and amendments to the flora of Albania. Willdenowia 38(2), pages 455-464. [as Camelina microcarpa]
CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Camelina microcarpa DC.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Camelina microcarpa Andrz. ex DC.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Camelina microcarpa DC.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Camelina microcarpa DC.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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