Taxon profile


Bread Wheat
Triticum aestivum L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Triticum - wheat

Scientific synonyms

Triticum hybernum L.
Triticum sativum Lam.
Triticum vavilovii Jakubz.
Triticum vulgare Vill.

Other names

= Common Wheat
= Vavilov's Wheat (Triticum vavilovii)
= Wheat


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Puccinia graminis Pers. - Stem Rust of Grain, Tilletia laevis J.G. Kühn - Smut of Wheat, Tilletia controversa J.G. Kühn - Dwarf Bunt, Puccinia recondita Roberge ex Desm. - Leaf Rust of Rye, Oculimacula yallundae (Wallwork & Spooner) Crous & W. Gams - Foot Rot, ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. aestivum L. - Common Wheat

Triticum aestivum subsp. aestivum - Common Wheat

subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. compactum (Host) MacKey

Triticum aestivum subsp. compactum

subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. hadropyrum (Flaksb.) Tzvelev
subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. spelta (L.) Thell. - Spelt

Triticum aestivum subsp. spelta - Spelt

subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. sphacrococcum (Perc.) MacKey
subspecies Triticum aestivum subsp. vavilovi (Tuman) Sears

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Triticum aestivum L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Triticum aestivum L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Triticum aestivum]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Triticum aestivum L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Triticum aestivum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Triticum aestivum L.]

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