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Aegilops geniculata Roth


Ovate Aegilops, Wheat of the Partridge

Aegilops geniculata
Distribution for species. Middle East: Iran (not documented), Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey; Asia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine; Europe: Albania, Bosnia-Herzgovinia, Bulgaria, Canary Islands (adventitous), Corsica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic (adventitous), France (native and adventitous), Germany (adventitous), Greece/Aegean, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, the Netherlands (adventitous), Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland (native and adventitous), United Kingdom (adventitous), Yugoslavia; Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia; United States (adventitous)

Synonyms for species:

  • Aegilops ovata L.
  • Triticum ovatum (Zhuk.) Morris & Sears

Number of accessions = 144

  • Known duplicates = 0
  • Total unique accessions = 144 *
  • * The accessions from Japan, Romania, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom; one accession each from Israel, Italy, and Morocco; three accessions from Turkey; and the two unknown accessions have no collection data and may be duplicates.

Distribution of WGRC accessions.

Boznia-Herzgovinia
1
Croatia
1
Cyperus
1
Israel
3
Italy
2
Japan
1
Jordan
2
Macedonia
1
Morocco
92
Romania
2
Switzerland
1
Syrian Arab Republic
4
Turkey
29
Ukraine
1
United Kingdom
1
Unknown
2