Taxon profile


Common Oat
Avena sativa L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Avena fatua var. sativa (L.) Hausskn.
Avena orientalis Schreb.
Avena sativa var. orientalis (Schreb.) Alef.

Other names

= Algerian Oat
= Common Oats
= Cultivated Oat(s)
= Oatgrass
= Oats
= Wild Oats



Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czech Republic, Asia: Israel

* List of countries might not be complete

Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Puccinia graminis Pers. - Stem Rust of Grain, Ustilago avenae (Pers.) Rostr., Puccinia coronata Corda - Crown Rust of Oats, Blumeria graminis (DC.) Speer - Powdery Mildew of Cereals and Grasses

consumer: Calamobius filum (Rossi, 1790)

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Avena sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Avena byzantina K. Koch]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Avena sativa]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Avena sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Avena sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019

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