Taxon: Avena sativa L.

 
Genus: Avena
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Aveninae
Nomen number: 6123
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:79. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 28-Jan-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC)
Accessions: 11007 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: soil improver ()
  • Human food: beverage base ()
  • Human food: cereal ()
  • Human food: starch ()
  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Animal food: forage ()
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury; Kellerman et al.; Cooper & Johnson ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

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  3. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  4. Baum, B. R. 1977. Oats: wild and cultivated. A monograph of the genus Avena (Poaceae). 1977 (Monog Avena) 306.
  5. Bisset, N. G., ed. Herbal drugs and phytopharmaceuticals. A handbook for practice on a scientific basis. 1994 (Herbal Drugs)
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  15. Kellerman, T. S. et al. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. 1988 (Kellerman et al.)
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  32. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?6123. Accessed 26 April 2018.