Triticum urartu Tumanian ex Gandilyan
This species is a hulled wheat.
Triticum urartu Tumanian ex Gandilyan (1972)
Triticum urartu was previously considered as a form of Triticum monococcum, but it doesn't cross with it, and is now considered as a distinct species, known only from the wild. It is apparently the donor of the A genome of all the cultivated wheats.
- Zohary Daniel, Hopf Maria & Weiss Ehud, 2012. Domestication of plants in the Old World. Fourth Edition. Oxford, Oxford University Press. XVI-243 p.