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Taxon: Avena sativa L.

 
Genus: Avena
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Aveninae
Nomen number: 6123
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:79. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 28-Jan-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11779 (11012 active, 10288 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder; forage
  • Environmental:
  • Human food: cereal; starch
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

  1. Afonin, A. N., S. L. Greene, N. I. Dzyubenko, & A. N. Frolov, eds. Interactive agricultural ecological atlas of Russia and neighboring countries. Economic plants and their diseases, pests and weeds (on-line resource). URL: http://www.agroatlas.ru/en/content/related/Avena_barbata/ target='_blank'
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Baum, B. R. 1977. Oats: wild and cultivated. A monograph of the genus Avena (Poaceae) 306.
  4. Bisset, N. G., ed. 1994. Herbal drugs and phytopharmaceuticals. A handbook for practice on a scientific basis CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. Note: translation of German edition by M. Wichtl, ed.
  5. Chaudhary, S. A. 1987. Weeds of Saudi Arabia and the Arabian Peninsula.
  6. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  7. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson. 1998. Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning Note: poisonous
  8. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  9. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  10. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  11. 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=Avena+sativa&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  12. Fu, Y.-B. 2018. Oat evolution revealed in the maternal lineages of 25 Avena species. Sci. Rep. 8:4252, pages 1-12. URL: www.nature.com/srep/
  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. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  16. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  17. Loskutov, I. G. & H. W. Rines. 2011. Chapter 3. Avena. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, cereals 109-183.
  18. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  19. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  20. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:83
  21. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  22. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  23. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  24. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  25. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  26. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  27. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  28. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region 1:175.
  29. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  30. Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR
  31. University of California Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program. UC SAREP on-line cover crop database (on-line resource).
  32. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  33. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

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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=6123. Accessed 20 October 2019.