Chromosome Knob Patterns in Latin American Maize
Although much has been written about the history of maize, important unanswered questions still remain. Some highly speculative studies have motivated new and intensive research, which has developed important information. Most of such studies are based on archeology, botany, genetics, geography, and history. Nevertheless, cytological data have been used, mainly those referring to the chromosome knobs.
KeywordsGerm Plasm Yucatan Peninsula Caribbean Island Maize Chromosome Carnegie Inst
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