Invasive Species Compendium

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Triticum spelta
(spelt)

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Triticum spelta (spelt)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 29 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Triticum spelta
  • Preferred Common Name
  • spelt
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Cereal
  • Flour/starch
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Triticum spelta

Preferred Common Name

  • spelt

International Common Names

  • Spanish: Escanda
  • French: Epeautre
  • Portuguese: espelta

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Dinkel; Spelz- Weizen
  • Italy: spelta
  • Netherlands: spelt

EPPO code

  • TRZSP (Triticum spelta)

Taxonomic Tree

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

Uses List

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Human food and beverage

  • Cereal
  • Flour/starch