Zooming in on the lettuce genome: species relationships in Lactuca s.l., inferred from chromosomal and molecular characters

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Koopman, W.J.M.;
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  • Subject: genomes | asteraceae | cladistics | dna-fingerprinting | dna fingerprinting | genomen | plant breeding | Cytogenetics | plantenveredeling | fylogenie | fylogenetica | chromosome banding | dna | klassering volgens erfelijke eigenschappen | phylogeny | phylogenetics | karyotypes | herbaria | lactuca | Asterales | Cytogenetica | karyotypen

<em><p>Lactuca</em> sativa (cultivated lettuce) is the world's most important leafy salad vegetable. Apart from <em>L. sativa</em> , the genus <em>Lactuca</em> contains ca. 75 wild species, potentially useful to improve, for example, taste, texture, and disease resistan... View more
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