Taxon: Secale strictum (C. Presl) C. Presl subsp. africanum (Stapf) K. Hammer

 
Genus: Secale
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Triticeae
        Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 317598
Place of publication: Kulturpflanze 35:142. 1987
Name Verified on: 04-Sep-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Oct-1998
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: cereal (fide L Edible Pl)
  • Gene sources: potential for disease resistance in wheat (fide Genome 55:772. 2012)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of rye (fide Khush & Stebbins, Amer J Bot 48:723. 1961)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of wheat (based on hybrid lines with Triticum durum fide Genome 55:766. 2012)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Cape Province

References:

  • Plants of southern Africa: an online checklist. (Pl SAfr Online)
  • Chikmawati, T. et al. 2005. Phylogenetic relationships among Secale species revealed by amplified fragment length polymorphisms (Genome) 48:792-801.
  • Chikmawati, T. et al. 2005. Phylogenetic relationships among Secale species revealed by amplified fragment length polymorphisms (Genome) 48:792-801.
  • Cuadrado, A. & N. Jouve 2002. Evolutionary trends of different repetitive DNA sequences during speciation in the genus Secale J. Heredity 93:339-345.
  • Frederiksen, S. & G. Petersen 1998. A taxonomic revision of Secale L. (Triticeae, Poaceae) Nordic J. Bot. 18:410-411.
  • Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  • Khush, G. S. & G. L. Stebbins 1961. Cytogenetic and evolutionary studies in Secale. I. Some new data on the ancestry of S. cereale Amer. J. Bot. 48:723.
  • Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  • Lei, M.-P. et al. 2012. Characterization of wheat - Secale africanum introgression lines reveals evolutionary aspects of chromosome 1R in rye (Genome) 55:765-774.
  • Lei, M.-P. et al. 2012. Characterization of wheat - Secale africanum introgression lines reveals evolutionary aspects of chromosome 1R in rye (Genome) 55:765-774.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Ren, T. H. et al. 2011. Evolutionary trends of microsatellites during the speciation process and phylogenetic relationships within the genus Secale (Genome) 54:316-326.
  • Stutz, H. C. 1972. On the origin of cultivated rye Amer. J. Bot. 59:59-70.
  • Stutz, H. C. 1972. On the origin of cultivated rye Amer. J. Bot. 59:59-70.

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Secale strictum (C. Presl) C. Presl subsp. africanum (Stapf) K. Hammer :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.