The area of Garlic (Allium sativum L.)

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Scientist -N.V. Terekhina.
GIS-specialist - N.V. Terekhina.

Date of creation:




Accuracy of map:

Minimal territorial unit is regional (oblast) arable territories selected by arable map, generalized to scale 20,000,000.


"Alber's Equal Area Conic for Russia" 9, 1001, 7, 100, 0, 44, 68, 0, 0.

Basic contents:

Vector map of area consists of 2 layers: territories of cultivation and belt of cultivation, shown by polygons.

Accuracy of classifier:

Maps based on generalized information from published sources on species distribution.

Method of map production:

Area map based on data from the literature (State list, 1994, 2004) and vegetable cultivation map for the USSR (Agricultural, 1960). Area covers almost all agricultural territories of the former USSR, because this species is cultivated everywhere (Garlic, 1988). The main regions of winter variety cultivation are Ukraine, Moldova, Caucasus, southern regions of Russia, Middle Asia, south Kazakhstan (Alekseeva, 1960, 1979; Vekhov, 1978; Kazakova, 1978; Lihatskij, 1990; Bekseev, 1998).

Reference citations:

Agricultural Atlas of USSR. 1960. Ed. by Tulupnikov A.I. Moscow (in Russian).
Alekseeva M.V. 1960. Cultural onions. Moscow (in Russian).
Alekseeva M.V. 1979. Garlic. Moscow (in Russian).
Bekseev Sh. 1998. Vegetable cultures of the world. The encyclopedia of truck farming. St.Petersburg (in Russian).
Garlic. 1988. Compilator L.L. Eremenko. Novosibirsk (in Russian).
Kazakova A.A. 1978. Onion //Cultural flora of the USSR. Ed. by D.D.Brezhnev. Leningrad (in Russian).
Lihatskij V.I. 1990. Garlic. Kiev (in Russian).
State List of Selection Achievements, Admitted to Use. Moscow 2004 (in Russian).
State List of Selection Achievements, Admitted to Use. Moscow, 2004 (in Russian).
Technology of onion cultivation in Omsk region. 1990. Ed. By V.Ya. Makarova. Novosibirsk (in Russian).
Tulupova A.A., Tulupov Yu.K., Prokofieva N.A., Sukhorukova N.S. 1990. Vegetables in your garden. Barnaul (in Russian).
Vehov V.N., Gubanov I.A., Lebedeva G.F. 1978. Cultural plants of the USSR. Moscow (in Russian).
Zimina T.A. 1954. Onion and garlic on Sakhalin. Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (in Russian).

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