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Aegilops tauschii Coss.


Goat grass, rough-spiked hard grass.

Aegilops tauschii

Distribution for species. Middle East: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey; Asia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, India (adventive), Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, PR China (adventive), Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine; Europe: Croatie (adventive), France (adventive), Germany (adventive), Greece/Aegean (adventive), Italy (adventive), the Netherlands (adventive); United States (adventive)

Synonyms for species:

  • Aegilops squarrosa L.
  • Patropyrum tauschii (Coss.) A.Löve
  • Triticum aegilops P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult.
  • Triticum tauschii (Coss.) Schmahlh.

Number of accessions = 555

  • Known duplicates = 24 •
  • Total unique accessions = 531 *
    •One accession each from Azerbaijan and Japan, three accessions from Tajikistan, five accessions from Turkmenistan, and seven accessions from Afghanistan are duplicates.
    *The accessions from Belgium, Denmark, the former USSR, Germany, Japan, Kazakhstan, Portugal, and Sweden; two each from from PR China, Georgia, and Kyrgyzstan; three each from Iran and Turkey; four from the Russian Federation, five each from Armenia and Tajikistan; six from Afghanistan; eight from Azerbaijan; 11 from Turkmenistan; and the unknown accessions have no collection data and may be duplicates.

Distribution of WGGRC accessions.

Afghanistan
106
Armenia
24
Azeraijan
52
Belgium
1
Denmark
1
Former USSR
3
Georgia
18
Germany
1
Iran
98
Japan
10
Kazakhstan
8
Kyrgyzstan
4
Pakistan
11
Portugal
1
PR China
12
Russian Federation
6
Sweden
1
Syrian Arab Republic
5
Tajikistan
47
Turkey
30
Turkmenistan
49
Uzbekistan
33
Unknown
10