, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp 294–296

Tetraploidy inProtopterus (Dipnoi)

  • A. Vervoort

DOI: 10.1007/BF01952284

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Vervoort, A. Experientia (1980) 36: 294. doi:10.1007/BF01952284


Comparative DNA values obtained by Feulgen cytophotometry for 3 species ofProtopterus, as well as karyotype analysis, show the existence of a diploid-tetraploid relationship within the genusProtopterus.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Vervoort
    • 1
  1. 1.Département de Biologie Animale, 6Institut Agronomique et Vétérinaire Hassan II (APESA)Rabat-Agdal(Marocco)

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