EPPO Global Database

Aegilops tauschii(AEGTA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AEGTA
  • Preferred name: Aegilops tauschii
  • Authority: Cosson


Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea, Western Asia, Central Asia, Himalayas, China. One of the probable progenitors of the D genome of wheat

Genome sequenced in 2013

Common names
Name Language
rough-spiked hardgrass English
Tausch's goatgrass English
эгилорс Тауша Russian
shān yáng cǎo Chinese
山羊草 Chinese
mnohoštet trojpalcový Slovak