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Sex determination and the evolution of dioecy from monoecy in Sagittaria latifolia (Alismataceae)
Author(s): M. E. Dorken, S. C. H. Barrett
Journal: Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences
Article Topic(s): Genetics
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Sagittaria latifolia (Broadleaf arrowhead),
AbstractResearches the evolution of dioecy using Sagittaria latifolia, a species with both monoecious and dioecious populations. The genetic and environmental determinants of sex expression in this species are discussed.
Suggested CitationM. E. Dorken, and S. C. H. Barrett. "Sex determination and the evolution of dioecy from monoecy in Sagittaria latifolia (Alismataceae)." Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 271.1535 (2004): 213-219.