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The chromosome numbers of North American Coreopsis with phyletic interpretations

Author(s): E. B. Smith

Year: 1975

Volume: 136
Issue: 1
Pages: 78-86

Article Topic(s): Genetics,Systematics,Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Coreopsis basalis (Goldenmane tickseed), Coreopsis gladiata (Coastal plain tickseed), Coreopsis integrifolia (Fringeleaf tickseed), Coreopsis lanceolata (Lanceleaf coreopsis), Coreopsis leavenworthii (Common tickseed), Coreopsis linifolia (Texas tickseed), Coreopsis major (Greater tickseed), Coreopsis pubescens (Star tickseed), Coreopsis tinctoria (Plains coreopsis), Coreopsis verticillata (Threadleaf coreopsis),


Summarizes the known chromosome numbers for 43 Coreopsis species in North America. Chromosome numbers are used to describe relationships among the sections and species of Coreopsis.

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E. B. Smith. "The chromosome numbers of North American Coreopsis with phyletic interpretations." Botanical Gazette 136.1 (1975): 78-86.

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ISSN: 0006-8071
DOI: 10.1086/336785

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