Taxon: Oryza sativa L.

 
Genus: Oryza
    Section: Oryza
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Ehrhartoideae
      Tribe: Oryzeae
Nomen number: 26077
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:333. 1753
Comment: some seed lots of domesticated rice may contain contaminants of a noxious weed hybrid-form that are not distinguishable by seed visualization, which is responsible for the rice-growing state's noxious-weed seed regulations indicated below
Name Verified on: 11-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Oct-2011
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC)
Accessions: 71178 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (fide Pl Res SEAs 10:107. 1996)
  • Human food: cereal (fide Pl Res SEAs 10:107. 1996)
  • Human food: oil/fat (fide Pl Res SEAs 10:107. 1996)
  • Human food: starch (fide Pl Res SEAs 10:107. 1996)
  • Animal food: fodder (husks & polishings important as cattle food fide Pl Book)
  • Materials: fiber (for papermaking fide CultTropS)
  • Materials: lipids (for soap fide Pl Res SEAs 10:107. 1996)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide WorldWeeds 531-547. 1997)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated:

    . cult. throughout tropic, subtropic, & warm-temperate regions

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