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Taxon: Triticum aestivum L. subsp. spelta (L.) Thell.

 
Genus: Triticum
Section: Triticum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Triticinae
Nomen number: 406903
Place of publication: Naturwiss. Wochenschr. ser. 2, 17(33):471. 1918
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or T. aestivum Spelta Group]
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1388 (1352 active, 1347 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: cereal (as T. spelta) starch (as T. spelta)
  • Medicines: folklore (as T. spelta)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

  1. Akman, H. et al. 2017. Screening for roots and shoot traits in different wheat species and wild wheat relatives. Bot. Sci. 95:1-8.
  2. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications. Note: = Triticum spelta
  3. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2 Note: = Triticum spelta
  4. Padulos, S. et al., eds. 1996. Hulled wheats. Promoting the conservation and use of underutilized and neglected crops. 4:1-269.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  6. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants Note: = Triticum spelta
  7. Slageren, M. W. van. 1994. Wild wheats: a monograph of Aegilops L. and Amblyopyrum (Jaub. & Spach) Eig. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 94-7:1-512.

Check other web resources for Triticum aestivum L. subsp. spelta (L.) 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?406903. Accessed 20 October 2019.