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Parental origin and genome evolution in the allopolyploid Iris versicolor
Author(s): K. Y. Lim, R. Matyasek, A. Kovarik and A. Leitch
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Annals of Botany
Article Topic(s): Genetics
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Iris virginica (Virginia iris),
AbstractExamines the genetics of the cultivated Iris versicolor 'Blue Flag' and the genes inherited from the native plant Iris virginica.
Suggested CitationK. Y. Lim, R. Matyasek, A. Kovarik and A. Leitch. "Parental origin and genome evolution in the allopolyploid Iris versicolor." Annals of Botany 100.2 (2007): 219-224.