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Genetics of flowering plants.

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant genetics,
  • Angiosperms,
  • Genetics,
  • Plants

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 459-493.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH433 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 514 p.
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5051978M
    ISBN 100231036949
    LC Control Number74013555


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An early flowering of genetics The early chapters of his book are concerned to narrow the perceived gap between ourselves and the quadrumana, a. One of the world’s leading evolutionary biologists here reexamines the evolutionary history of flowering plants.

This important book is the first to interpret the phylogeny of flowering plants in the light of modern knowledge about genetics, developmental biology, and ecology.

Medical Books: Plant Genes, Genomes and Genetics – The term “plant” is often used to mean “land plant”, a much larger group that includes the flowering plants, but also the gymnosperms, ferns, lycophytes, mosses, hornworts and liverworts.

The collective body of knowledge for 24 flower crops (Part 2: Crop-specific Breeding and Genetics) represents the in-depth science and art of breeding technology available for bedding plants, flowering potted plants, cut flowers, and herbaceous perennials.

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This book is intended to meet the need for a unified account of the general principles of development of flowering plants representing structural, physiolog­ ical, biochemical, genetic, and molecular perspectives. The flowering plants, also known as angiosperms, Angiospermae, or Magnoliophyta, are the most diverse group of land plants, with 64 orders, families, approximat known genera andknown species.

Like gymnosperms, angiosperms are seed-producing are distinguished from gymnosperms by characteristics including flowers, endosperm within the seeds, and the production Clade: Tracheophytes.

Armen Takhtajan is among the greatest authorities in the world on the evolution of plants. This book culminates almost sixty years of the scientist's research of the origin and classification of the flowering plants.

It presents a continuation of Dr. Takhtajan’s earlier publications including “Systema Magnoliophytorum” (), (in Russian), and “Diversity and Classification of 5/5(1). Takhtajan has produced a book that will be essential in the library of any college where plant evolution is considered.-C.

Mason Jr., University of Arizona--Choice Reviews.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" Explores the evolutionary trends in each major flowering plant part-vegetative organs, flowers and. Unit Mendelian Genetics and Flowering Plants. Introduction to Mendelian Genetics.

Book Chapters: Chap Chapter Vocabulary: allele chromosome gene. heterozygous homozygous dominant. diploid haploid genotype. phenotype punnett square monohybrid. dihybrid heredity recessive.

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Seasonal-flowering strawberry plants (also known as June-bearers) flower during 2 successive years, in which flowers are initiated in the autumn and emerge the following spring (Battey et al., ).

Perpetual flowering plants (everbearers) are day neutral and do not only initiate flower buds in. Name That Flower is a valued source of clear and concise information on identifying flowering plants from around the world, both cultivated and in the wild.

This edition is updated to align with current systems of plant classification that incorporate advances in molecular DNA analysis.

It includes. Plants include a range of different groups that can all photosynthesize but can be very different physically and genetically. Included in the plant kingdom are the flowering plants or angiosperms, the gymnosperms – woody plants without flowers but with seed and cones, the ferns, lycophytes – similar to ferns but only have a single vein.

Some long-day plants (plants which flower in response to short nights) can be mutated to develop into day-neutral plants; that is, plants which flower regardless of the dark period by altering a few key genes.

(For more on day length and flowering, see Circadian Rhythms). The plant's sensitivity to day length can be removed through genetic. The angiosperms or flowering plants are all plants with flowers and fruit and are the most recently evolved of all plant groups.

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Arabidopsis thaliana could have easily escaped human scrutiny. Instead, Arabidopsis has become the most widely studied plant in modern biology despite its absence from the dinner table. Pairing diminutive stature and genome with prodigious resources and tools, Arabidopsis offers a window into the molecular, cellular, and developmental mechanisms underlying life as a multicellular Cited by: 7.

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Betty Boo from lowryder seeds is one of the smallest autoflowering plants on the market. This dwarf plant has the genetics of Mazar x Lowryder x Lowryder #2 what makes it taste good and also encourages strong bug resistance and reasonable yield for such a small plant. William C.

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Angiosperms, or flowering plants, are unique in having ovules borne inside carpels, rather than on naked scales or leaves, as in gymnosperms. physiology, and genetics of flowering plants. Then the key features of fungi, protists, algae, bryophytes, seedless vascular plants, and gymnosperms were examined in a sequence that roughly parallels theFile Size: 1MB.

One of the world's leading evolutionary biologists here reexamines the evolutionary history of flowering plants. This important book is the first to interpret the phylogeny of flowering plants in the light of modern knowledge about genetics, developmental biology, and ecology.

Stebbins is concerned with the evolution of genera, families, and other higher taxa; his Released on: Janu Anatomy of Flowering plants. Morphology of Flowering plants.

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Evolution. Polyploidy is a common mode of evolution in flowering plants. The profound effects of polyploidy on gene expression appear to be caused more by hybridity than by genome doubling. Epigenetic mechanisms underlying genome-wide changes in expression are as yet poorly understood; only methylation has received much study, and its importance varies among polyploids.

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Arabidopsis Serves as a Model Organism for Plant Molecular Genetics. Flowering plants, despite their amazing variety, are of relatively recent origin.

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