Taxon: Triticum turgidum L. subsp. dicoccon (Schrank) Thell.

 
Genus: Triticum
    Section: Dicoccoidea
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Triticeae
Nomen number: 314587
Place of publication: Naturwiss. Wochenschr. ser. 2, 17(33):470. 1918 Aug "dicoccum (Schrank)" (Mitt. Naturwiss. Ges. Winterthur 12:146. 1918 Nov)
Comments:
  • • [or T. turgidum Dicoccon Group]
  • • Thellung's citation "dicoccum (Schrank)" is an indirect reference to the basionym T. dicoccon Schrank (Melbourne ICN Art. 41.3), the spelling of which is adopted under Melbourne ICN Art. 61
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC)
Accessions: 702 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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Economic Importance:

  • Human food: starch (fide Cornucopia, as T. dicoccon)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of emmer wheat (fide Harlan et al. 312. 1973, as Triticum dicoccon)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated:

    . only cult.

References:

  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • Padulos, S. et al., eds. 1996. Hulled wheats (Prom Underused Crops) 4:1-269.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Slageren, M. W. van 1994. Wild wheats: a monograph of Aegilops L. and Amblyopyrum (Jaub. & Spach) Eig Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 94-7:82.
  • Slageren, M. W. van 1994. Wild wheats: a monograph of Aegilops L. and Amblyopyrum (Jaub. & Spach) Eig Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 94-7:91.

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Check other web resources for Triticum turgidum L. subsp. dicoccon (Schrank) Thell. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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