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Table 1 A summary of the Triticum and Aegilops species used for core collection

From: Development of a core collection of Triticum and Aegilops species for improvement of wheat for activity against chronic diseases

Species Genome Total active accessions at GRIN Total number in core collection Base species (%)
Aegilops speltoides var. speltoides BB/GG 9 3 33.33
Aegilops speltoides var. ligustica BB/GG 11 1 9.10
Aegilops tauschii DD 200 1 0.50
Triticum aestivum subsp. aestivum BBAuAuDD 46,225 80 0.17
Triticum aestivum subsp. compactum BBAuAuDD 118 1 0.85
Triticum aestivum subsp. spelta BBAuAuDD 1,292 6 0.46
Triticum hybrid BBAADD 219 1 0.46
Triticum monococcum subsp. aegilopoides AmAm 826 4 0.48
Triticum timopheevii subsp. armeniacum GGAuAu 249 1 0.40
Triticum turgidum subsp. carthlicum BBAuAu 95 2 2.11
Triticum turgidum subsp. dicoccon BBAuAu 622 10 1.61
Triticum turgidum subsp. dicoccoides BBAuAu 777 2 0.26
Triticum turgidum subsp. durum BBAuAu 8,526 63 0.74
Triticum turgidum subsp. paleocolchicum BBAuAu 4 1 25
Triticum turgidum subsp. turanicum BBAuAu 108 1 0.93
Triticum turgidum subsp. turgidum BBAuAu 1,054 6 0.57
Triticum urartu AuAu 245 3 1.22
Triticosecale sp. BBAuAuRR 1,985 1 0.05
Triticum zhukovskyi GGAuAuAmAm 6 1 16.67
Total   62,571 188 0.30