Plant Systematics and Evolution

, Volume 152, Issue 3–4, pp 211–218 | Cite as

Chromosome numbers and reproduction inRubus subgen.Malachobatus

  • Hilde Nybom


A review of current knowledge of chromosome numbers and modes of reproduction in the genusRubus L. is presented. Chromosome numbers from some species of subg.MalachobatusFocke together with results of crossing experiments are reported for the first time.

Key words

Angiosperms Rosaceae Malachobatus Rubus Taxonomy crossing experiments apomixis chromosome numbers 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hilde Nybom
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Systematic BotanyUniversity of LundLundSweden

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