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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Triticum monococcum L., Sp. Pl.: 86 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: SE. Europe to Afghanistan
(10) grb (12) fra spa 13 ALB BUL GRC rom TUE YUG (14) blr KRY ruc rue ruw UKR (20) alg mor (24) eth (26) zim 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG IRN IRQ LBS TUR
Lifeform: Ther.
Remarks: Widely cultivated (Einkorn). Probably derived from T. baeoticum.
Family: Poaceae
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova