EPPO Global Database

Aegilops speltoides subsp. ligustica(AEGLI)

Code created in: 2014-11-05

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AEGLI
  • Preferred name: Aegilops speltoides subsp. ligustica
  • Authority: (Savignone) Zhukovskii


Eastern Mediterranean (Bulgaria and Greece to Israel). This plant formerly occurred as an introduced species in Liguria (southeast France and northwest Italy), hence its name, but no longer occurs there. Some authors do not distinguish it from A. speltoides (q.v.)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aegilops ligustica (Savignone) Cosson

Common names
Name Language
égilope de Ligurie French
ak buğdayanası Turkish
egilops orkiszowaty Polish