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Taxon: Secale cereale L.

 
Genus: Secale
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 317600
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:84. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 11-Sep-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 402 (49 active, 43 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • rye  (Source: AH 505) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq (n.), Turkey (w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part (s.)]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

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  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Chikmawati, T. et al. 2005. Phylogenetic relationships among Secale species revealed by amplified fragment length polymorphisms. Genome 48:792-801.
  4. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson. 1998. Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning Note: poisonous
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  8. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999-. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Secale+cereale&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  11. Hammer, K. et al. 1987. Vorarbeiten zur monographischen Darstellung von Wildpflanzensortimenten: Secale L.. Kulturpflanze 35:147.
  12. Hammer, K. et al. 2011. Taxonomic remarks on Triticum L. and × Triticosecale Wittm.. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 58:3-10.
  13. International Seed Testing Association. 1982. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2.
  14. Kellerman, T. S. et al. 1988. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa Note: poisonous
  15. Kobyljanskij, V. D. 1983. Phylogeny of the genus Secale. Trudy Prikl. Bot. 79:34.
  16. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  18. Löve, Á. 1984. Conspectus of the Triticeae. Feddes Repert. 95:504.
  19. Mansfeld, R. 1959. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2.
  20. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  21. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:129
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  23. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  24. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  25. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  26. 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.
  27. Schlegel, R. H. J. 2013. Rye: Genetics, breeding, and cultivation CRC Press.
  28. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region 1:241.
  29. Stutz, H. C. 1972. On the origin of cultivated rye. Amer. J. Bot. 59:59-70.
  30. Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agricultural Handbook no. 505
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  32. Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR
  33. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Secale cereale L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=317600. Accessed 18 November 2019.