2009

Conifer Reproductive Biology

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-9601-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-9602-0 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Conifer Reproductive Biology Overview

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      Pages 3-21

      Introducing Conifers

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      Pages 23-36

      The Diplohaplontic Life Cycle

  3. Consequences of Heterospory

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      Pages 39-54

      Separate Female and Male Meioses

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      Pages 55-68

      The Female Gametophyte Inside the Ovule

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      Pages 69-89

      The Male Gametophyte Enclosed in a Pollen Wall

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      Pages 91-105

      Pollination and Fertilization

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      Pages 107-121

      Syngamy, Embryo Development and Seed Dispersal

  4. Mating System Dynamics: Form Versus Chance

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      Pages 125-135

      The Dynamic Wind-Pollinated Mating System

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      Pages 137-153

      The Embryo Lethal System

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 155-169