Willdenowia 37 – Article37204

Willdenowia – Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem
ISSN 0511-9618
© 2007 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.

Scholz, H. 2007: Notes on Aegilops (Poaceae).
Willdenowia 37: 431-434.

A variant (mutant) of Aegilops biuncialis with non-shedding spikes, var. tenacissima, is described as new to science and its origin from the diaspore of var. biuncialis documented. Included are short critical remarks on diaspore definition of A. biuncialis.

Key words
Gramineae, Triticeae, Aegilops biuncialis, mutation, spikes, diaspores.

Full text PDF (100 KB)