Relationships between seven species ofVulpia (Poaceae)
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Seven species ofVulpia were subjected to morphological and protein studies using principal component and cluster analysis and theJaccard's Similarity Coefficient. Studies showed all species were uniform and distinct from each other. Species of sect.Loretia were very dissimilar from those of sect.Monachne and sect.Vulpia. The latter section comprises taxa of high mutual affinity.
Key wordsAngiosperms Poaceae Vulpia sectt.Loretia Vulpia Monachne Morphology seed protein electrophoresis numerical systematics
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