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, Volume 102, Issue 4, pp 561–564 | Cite as

Genetic analysis of recessive primordiumless mutants in the basidiomyceteCoprinus cinereus

  • Tosaku Kanda
  • Hiroki Ishihara
  • Tsuneo Takemaru
Short Communication


Four recessive primordiumless mutants from anAmut Bmut strain ofCoprinus cinereus were crossed with wild-type strain. Segregation analysis of F1-progeny and complementation test showed that these mutations were controlled by 4 single recessive genes. All these genes were unlinked to both theA andB factors.

Key words

Basidiomycete Coprinus Primordium Primordiumless mutant 


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© The Botanical Society of Japan 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tosaku Kanda
    • 1
  • Hiroki Ishihara
    • 1
  • Tsuneo Takemaru
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biology, Faculty of ScienceOkayama UniversityOkayama

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