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

 
Genus: Agropyron
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 1817
Place of publication: Mant. 2:412. 1824
Link to protologue:
Typification:
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: 130 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control ()
  • Environmental: revegetator ()
  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Animal food: forage ()
  • 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]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Altay, Kurgan, Omsk, Tuva]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China [Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Shanxi, Xinjiang]

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.e.)] Ukraine (e. & Krym)


    Cultivated

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine

    Northern America
    • Canada (c.), United States (w. & c.)


References:

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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?id=1817. Accessed 21 May 2018.