Euphytica

, Volume 43, Issue 1–2, pp 187–190 | Cite as

Yr15 — a new gene for resistance to Puccinia striiformis in Triticum dicoccoides sel. G-25

  • Z. K. Gerechter-Amitai
  • C. H. van Silfhout
  • Adriana Grama
  • Frida Kleitman
Article

Summary

In a comparative study of reaction patterns and by analysis of segregation ratios in cross progenies, Triticum dicoccoides Koern. sel. G-25 was shown to possess a yet unknown gene for resistance to yellow rust. It is suggested to assign provisionally the symbol Yr15 to this gene.

Key words

Triticum dicoccoides wild emmer wheat Puccinia striiformis stripe rust of wheat yellow rust of wheat Yr genes 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Z. K. Gerechter-Amitai
    • 1
  • C. H. van Silfhout
    • 2
  • Adriana Grama
    • 1
  • Frida Kleitman
    • 1
  1. 1.The Volcani CenterAgricultural Research Organization (ARO)Bet DaganIsrael
  2. 2.Research Institute for Plant Protection (IPO)Wageningenthe Netherlands

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