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Since 2018-05-25 there is no login or registration necessary or available for BrassiBase anymore.

No personal data related to former user accounts is stored on the system.

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The search field accepts scientific plant names, i. e. names of genera or Brassicaceae tribes.


  • Camelineae — will find information about all member genera of tribe Camelineae.
  • Arabidopsis — will find information about the genus Arabidopsis.

After having typed 3 characters, you'll be provided with suggestions from the database.


Species Checklist v1.0

Brassicaceae interactive key

Courtesy of Ihsan Al-Shehbaz

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To run NaviKey, Java™ Runtime Environment needs to be downloaded and installed first.

Unfortunately NaviKey is considered too insecure to be run as an applet in your browser by Oracle Java™ RTE 8. To use the interactive key inspite of this, you have to put this site's URL into the exception list of your Java installation. [1] [2] [3]

To run the interactive key locally on your computer you can download it from here.

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