Answer :

The man made cereal is Triticale.

Development of Triticale:

This man made cereal is a hybrid and was developed by crossing rye with wheat.

Its name indicates its origin. Triti from Triticum(wheat) and ale from Secale(rye). In the hybrid the wheat is used as the female parent and the rye is used as male parent that is the pollen donar.

Mostly, the diploid rye cereal having 14 chromosomes was crossed by a tetraploid wheat parent (4n=28) resulting in the hexaploid offspring.


This cereal is used as fodder. The fodder is the food for animals.

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