Taxon: Hordeum vulgare L. subsp. spontaneum (K. Koch) Thell.

 
Genus: Hordeum
Subgenus: Hordeum
Section: Hordeum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 317384
Place of publication: Fl. adv. Montpellier 160. 1912 Jan (Mém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Math. Cherbourg 38(sér. 4, vol. 8):160. 1912)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Jun-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC)
Accessions: 1926 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: crop quality for barley (for improved malting quality fide Pl Physiol 117:679-685. 1998)
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for barley (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 43:471-479. 1996)
  • Gene sources: potential for cold tolerance in barley (fide Agron Monog 26:179. 1985)
  • Gene sources: potential for high yield in barley (fide Theor Appl Genet 112:1221-1231. 2006)
  • Gene sources: potential for salt tolerance in barley (fide Agron Monog 26:179. 1985)
  • Gene sources: potential for waterlogging tolerance in barley (fide Agron Monog 26:179. 1985)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of barley (wild form of barley fide Agron. Mon. 29. 1985; Genet Res Crop Evol 45:151. 1998 as H. spontaneum)
  • Gene sources: progenitor of barley (wild form of barley fide Agron. Monog. 26:29. 1985; Genet Res Crop Evol 45:151. 1998 as H. spontaneum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Egypt ; Libya
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan
    • China: China Sichuan, Xizang
    • Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan ; Turkmenistan ; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan ; Cyprus ; Egypt Sinai; Iran ; Iraq ; Israel ; Jordan ; Lebanon ; Syria ; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India ; Pakistan
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Greece Crete

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Baum, B. R. et al. 1997. Genetic diversity in wild barley (Hordeum spontaneum C. Koch) in the Near East: a molecular analysis using Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 44:147-157.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Jones, H. et al. 2011. Evolutionary history of barley cultivation in Europe revealed by genetic analysis of extant landraces B. M. C. Evol. Biol. 11:320.
  • Nevo, E. et al. 1998. Ecological correlates of RAPD DNA diversity of wild barley, Hordeum spontaneum, in the Fertile Crescent Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 45:151-159.
  • Petersen, G. & O. Seberg 2003. Phylogenetic analysis of the diploid species of Hordeum (Poaceae) and a revised classification of the genus Syst. Bot. 28:293-306.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • von Bothmer, R. & N. Jacobsen 1985. Origin, taxonomy, and related species. In D. C. Rasmusson, ed., Barley Agronomy 26:29.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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