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Taxon: Triticum aestivum L. subsp. spelta (L.) Thell.

 
Genus: Triticum
Section: Triticum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Nomen number: 406903
Place of publication: Naturwiss. Wochenschr. ser. 2, 17(33):471. 1918
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or T. aestivum Spelta Group]
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1375 (1299 active, 397 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: cereal (fide L Edible Pl, as T. spelta) starch (fide L Edible Pl, as T. spelta)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2, as T. spelta)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

  1. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 Note: = T. spelta
  2. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 Note: = T. spelta
  3. Padulos, S. et al., eds. 1996. Hulled wheats. Promoting the conservation and use of underutilized and neglected crops. 1996- 4:1-269. URL: http://www.ipgri.cgiar.org/publications/pubseries.asp?ID_SERIE=37
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). URL: http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
  5. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 Note: = T. spelta
  6. Slageren, M. W. van. 1994. Wild wheats: a monograph of Aegilops L. and Amblyopyrum (Jaub. & Spach) Eig. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 94-7:94.

Check other web resources for Triticum aestivum L. subsp. spelta (L.) Thell. :

  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: http://wgb.cimmyt.org/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=406903. Accessed 10 August 2020.