• Tropicos
  • 1753. Species Plantarum 1: 84-85 lectotype designated by Bowden, Canadian Journal of Botany 37: 679 (1959) Tropicos, Hordeum L. Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Flora of China Vol. 22 Page 395 大麦属 da mai shu Hordeum Linnaeus, Sp. (wikipedia.org)
  • evolutionary
  • Since wheat contains a homologous gene named puroindoline, it was concluded that Hordeum and wheat shared a common ancestor during the evolutionary process. (wikipedia.org)