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Taxon: Elymus multisetus (J. G. Sm.) Burtt Davy

Genus: Elymus
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Pooideae tribe: Triticeae.
Nomen number: 412002
Place of publication: Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 1:57. 1902
Name verified on: 08-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 30 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • big squirreltail   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of wheat   (fide Wild Crop Rel Cer 2:78. 2011)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora. [= Sitanion jubatum J. G. Sm.].
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Gould, F. W. & R. Moran. 1981. The grasses of Baja California, Mexico.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [= Sitanion jubatum J. G. Sm.].
  • Larson, S. R. et al. 2003. Amplified fragment length polymorphism in Elymus elymoides, Elymus multisetus, and other Elymus taxa. Canad. J. Bot. 81:789–804. [this study included twelve USDA accessions].
  • Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys. 77–108 In: Kole, C., ed., Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, cereals. 77–108. [this review mentioned the diversity of genome constitution in Triticeae, all types found in Elymus able to cross with wheat].
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora. [mentions].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Elymus multisetus (J. G. Sm.) Burtt Davy:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?412002 (01 October 2014)

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