Grass week: Triticum aestivum from Delhi

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Gurcharan Singh

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Dec 10, 2010, 2:39:24 PM12/10/10
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Triticum aestivum Linn., Sp. Pl. 1:85. 1753
The common bread wheat, extensively cultivated in and around Delhi as winter crop.

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tanay bose

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Dec 10, 2010, 4:08:44 PM12/10/10
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The macro is very nice
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Pankaj Kumar

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Dec 11, 2010, 1:04:13 PM12/11/10
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Triticum aestivum L. Sp. Pl. 1: 85. 1753.

Type: Lectotype - Herb. Clifford: 24, Triticum 3 (BM-000557670)

Note: Very strangely the generic name was Tritica as per Carl Linne.

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Pankaj

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Pankaj Kumar

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Dec 11, 2010, 1:05:57 PM12/11/10
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