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Secale cereale
(rye)

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Secale cereale (rye)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 November 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Secale cereale
  • Preferred Common Name
  • rye
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae

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S. cereale: 1, habit base of plant, stem part with leaves, spike; 2, flowering spikelet; 3, floret without lemma and palea; 4, fruiting spikelet; 5, grains.

Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
TitleS. cereale - line drawing
CaptionS. cereale: 1, habit base of plant, stem part with leaves, spike; 2, flowering spikelet; 3, floret without lemma and palea; 4, fruiting spikelet; 5, grains. Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
CopyrightPROSEA Foundation
S. cereale: 1, habit base of plant, stem part with leaves, spike; 2, flowering spikelet; 3, floret without lemma and palea; 4, fruiting spikelet; 5, grains.

Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia.
S. cereale - line drawingS. cereale: 1, habit base of plant, stem part with leaves, spike; 2, flowering spikelet; 3, floret without lemma and palea; 4, fruiting spikelet; 5, grains. Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia. PROSEA Foundation

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Secale cereale L. (1753)

Preferred Common Name

  • rye

International Common Names

  • English: spring rye; winter rye
  • Spanish: centeno; centeno de invierno; centeno de verano
  • French: seigle; seigle de printemps; seigle d'hiver
  • Arabic: âles; barrâkah
  • Portuguese: centeiro; senteiro

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Roggen; Sommer- Roggen; Winter- Roggen
  • Indonesia: gandum hitam
  • Italy: segale; segale invernale; segale primaverile
  • Netherlands: Rogge; Winterrogge; Zomerrogge
  • Sweden: hoestraag; raag; vaarraag

EPPO code

  • SECCE (Secale cereale)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Monocotyledonae
  •                     Order: Cyperales
  •                         Family: Poaceae
  •                             Genus: Secale
  •                                 Species: Secale cereale

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ArmeniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 864 MT
AzerbaijanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 34 MT
ChinaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 350,000 MT (F)
JapanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 0 MT (M)
KazakhstanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 39,910 MT
Korea, Republic ofPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 0 MT (F)
KyrgyzstanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 200 MT (*)
TajikistanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 35 MT
TurkeyPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 246,521 MT
TurkmenistanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 0 MT (M)
UzbekistanPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 10,000 MT (*)

Africa

EgyptPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 44,000 MT (F)
MoroccoPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 2,400 MT (F)
South AfricaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 3,100 MT (F)

North America

CanadaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 316,200 MT
MexicoPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 19 MT
USAPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 202,680 MT

South America

ArgentinaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 33,859 MT
BoliviaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 413 MT (F)
BrazilPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 6,085 MT
ChilePresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 5,017 MT (F)
EcuadorPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 90 MT (F)
PeruPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 92 MT (F)

Europe

AlbaniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 3,200 MT
AustriaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 218,511 MT
BelarusPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 1,492,350 MT
BelgiumPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 2,000 MT (F)
BulgariaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 14,766 MT
CroatiaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 4,100 MT
Czech RepublicPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 209,787 MT
DenmarkPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 151,500 MT
EstoniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 65,600 MT
FinlandPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 60,800 MT
FrancePresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 123,515 MT
GermanyPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 3,744,200 MT
GreecePresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 61,500 MT
HungaryPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 113,500 MT
IrelandPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 400 MT (F)
ItalyPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 10,800 MT
LatviaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 194,900 MT
LithuaniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 204,900 MT
LuxembourgPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 8,730 MT
MoldovaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 1,317 MT
NetherlandsPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 8,000 MT
NorwayPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 47,000 MT
PolandPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 3,448,550 MT
PortugalPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 22,200 MT
RomaniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 31,446 MT
Russian FederationPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 4,505,060 MT
SerbiaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 13,608 MT
SlovakiaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 80,349 MT
SloveniaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 2,080 MT
SpainPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 279,800 MT
SwedenPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 168,800 MT
SwitzerlandPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 12,400 MT
UKPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 31,542 MT
UkrainePresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 1,050,800 MT

Oceania

AustraliaPresentFAO, 2009Rye production (2008) 20,000 MT (F)

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