Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Avena  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 41455

(Download Help) Avena TSN 41455

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Anelytrum Hack.
    Preissia Opiz
  Common Name(s): oat
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusAvena L. – oat, oats  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Variety Avena byzantina var. biaristata (Hack. ex Trab.) Parodi  
                                  Variety Avena byzantina var. hipomelanathera (Thell.) Parodi  
                                  Subspecies Avena sterilis ssp. sterilis L. – animated oat 
                                  Species Avena abyssinica Hochst. – Abyssinian oat 
                                  Species Avena barbata Pott ex Link – slender oat, slender oats, slender wildoat 
                                  Species Avena brevis Roth  
                                  Species Avena fatua L. – wild oat, wild oats, flaxgrass, oatgrass, wheat oats 
                                  Species Avena hispanica Ard.  
                                  Species Avena hybrida Peterm.  
                                  Species Avena magna H.C. Murphy & Terrell  
                                  Species Avena maroccana Gand. – Moraccan oat 
                                  Species Avena nuda L. – naked oat 
                                  Species Avena occidentalis Durieu – western oat 
                                  Species Avena sativa L. – common oat, oat, oats, wild oats, Common oats, oatgrass (common) 
                                  Species Avena sterilis L. – animated oat 
                                  Species Avena strigosa Schreb. – lopsided oat 
                                  Species Avena trichophylla K. Koch  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalogue of New World Grasses (Poaceae) - 11/2009, database (version 24/11/2009)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Maintained by R. J. Soreng et al., at and formerly at   
  Reference for: Avena   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Avena   
  Source: Poaceae update, database (version Sept. 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Poaceae update for ITIS, in cooperation with NatureServe, and based on the Catalogue of New World Grasses database and other sources   
  Reference for: Avena   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Avena   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Avena   
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for:    

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar