Taxon: Agropyron desertorum (Fisch. ex Link) Schult.

 
Genus: Agropyron
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Triticeae
Nomen number: 1817
Place of publication: Mant. 2:412. 1824
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Nov-2007
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 147 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Food Feed Crops US)
  • Environmental: revegetator (fide Food Feed Crops US)
  • Animal food: fodder (fide Food Feed Crops US)
  • Animal food: forage (fide Food Feed Crops US)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of wheat (based on hybrid formation with Triticum aestivum by somatic crosses fide Pl Breed (NY) 112:160. 1994)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China - Nei Monggol, - Ningxia, - Shanxi, - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Tuva, - Altay, - Kurgan, - Omsk
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine

  • Cultivated:

  • Europe

    • East Europe: Ukraine
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States

References:

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