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Triticum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42236

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Bromus Scop.
    Crithodium Link
    Deina Alef.
    Frumentum E.H.L. Krause
    Gigachilon Seidl
    Nivieria Ser.
    Spelta Wolf
    Zeia Lunell
  Common Name(s): wheat
  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  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyPoaceae  – grasses, graminées  
                               GenusTriticum L. – wheat  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesTriticum aestivum L. – common wheat, wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum aethiopicum Jakubz. – Ethiopian wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum araraticum Jakubz. – wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum boeoticum Boiss. – wild einkorn 
                                  SpeciesTriticum carthlicum Nevski – Persian wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum compactum Host – clubed wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum dicoccoides (Körn.) Körn. ex Schweinf.  
                                  SpeciesTriticum dicoccon Schrank ex Schübl. – emmer 
                                  SpeciesTriticum durum Desf. – durum wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum ispahanicum Heslot – wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum karamyschevii Nevski – Karamyschev's wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum monococcum L. – einkorn 
                                  SpeciesTriticum polonicum L. – Polish wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum spelta L. – spelt 
                                  SpeciesTriticum thaoudar (Hausskn.) Jakubz.  
                                  SpeciesTriticum timopheevii (Zhuk.) Zhuk. – Timopheev's wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum turanicum Jakubz. – oriental wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum turgidum L. – rivet wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum urartu Thumanian ex Gandilyan – wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum vavilovii Jakubz. – Vavilov's wheat 
                                  SpeciesTriticum zhukovskyi Menabde & Ericzjan – Zhukovsky's wheat 

  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: Triticum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Triticum   
  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: Triticum   
  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: Triticum   
  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: Triticum   
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