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Genetic diversity and population structure of Yucca filamentosa (Agavaceae)
Author(s): L. K. Massey and J. L. Hamrick
Publication Type: Article
Journal: American Journal of Botany
Journal Link: http://www.amjbot.org/
Article Topic(s): Genetics
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Yucca filamentosa (Adam's needle),
AbstractResearches the genetic diversity of 18 populations of Yucca filamentosa in the southeastern United States. Levels of genetic diversity were high, despite the behavior of this species' sole pollinator, the yucca moth.
Suggested CitationL. K. Massey and J. L. Hamrick. "Genetic diversity and population structure of Yucca filamentosa (Agavaceae)." American Journal of Botany 85.3 (1998): 340-345.
Article LinksISSN: 0002-9122