Taxon: Thinopyrum elongatum (Host) D. R. Dewey

 
Genus: Thinopyrum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Triticinae
Nomen number: 314143
Place of publication: J. P. Gustafson, Gene Manipulat. Pl. Improv. 274. 1984
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Thinopyrum elongatum auct. nonn. (= T. ponticum (Podp.) Barkworth & D. R. Dewey)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 21-Dec-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 75 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (as Elytrigia elongata)
  • Animal food: forage (as Elytrigia elongata)
  • Gene sources: potential for salt tolerance in wheat (fide J Exp Bot 57:1070. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of wheat (based on induced chromosome translocation from "Agropyron elongatum" fide Euphytica 73:206, 207. 1994)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Israel, Syria, Turkey (w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s. & Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


References:

  1. Colmer, T. D. et al. 2006. Use of wild relatives to improve salt tolerance in wheat J. Exp. Bot. 57:1059-1078.
  2. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  5. Jarvie, J. K. 1992. Taxonomy of Elytrigia sect. Caespitosae and sect. Junceae (Gramineae: Triticeae) Nordic J. Bot. 12:159.
  6. Jiang, J. et al. 1994. Recent advances in alien gene transfer in wheat (Euphytica) 73:199-212.
  7. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  8. Soreng, R. J. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): IV. Subfamily Pooideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 48:653.
  9. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys (Wild Crop Rel Cer) 77-108.
  10. Wang, R. R.-C. et al. 2010. Analyses of Thinopyrum bessarabicum, T. elongatum, and T. junceum chromosomes using EST-SSR markers (Genome) 53:1083-1089.

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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=314143. Accessed 25 April 2018.