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Molecular evidence for an Asian origin and a unique westward migration of species in the genus Castanea via Europe to North America

Author(s): P. Lang, F. Dane, T. L. Kubisiak and H. W. Huang

Month: Apr
Year: 2007

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
Volume: 43
Issue: 1
Pages: 49-59

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

Species Referenced: Castanea pumila (Allegheny chinquapin),

Abstract

Researches the biogeographical history of the genus Castanea to shed light on differences in chestnut blight resistance among species. Two varieties of Castanea pumila are discussed in relation to the phylogeny of this genus.

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P. Lang, F. Dane, T. L. Kubisiak and H. W. Huang. "Molecular evidence for an Asian origin and a unique westward migration of species in the genus Castanea via Europe to North America." Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 43.1 (2007): 49-59.

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ISSN: 1055-7903
DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.07.022

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