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  • Origin of triploid Arachis by autopolyploidy
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    Origin of triploid Arachis by autopolyploidy

    Origin of triploid <i>Arachis</i> by autopolyploidy The origins of the economically important tetraploids in Arachis (including peanut) have largely been studied; however, the polyploidization pathway through which they arose still remains unknown. Lavia et al. make a detailed cytogenetic analysis of the recent, spontaneously originated triploid cytotype of A. pintoi and find that this cytotype […] More