Production of Haploid Plantlets in Cultures of Unpolinated Ovules of Hevea Brasiliensis Muell.-ARG

  • Chen Zhenghua
  • Li Wenbin
  • Zhang Lihua
  • Xu Xuen
  • Zhang Shijie
Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 30)

Abstract

Plantlets were obtained by culture of unpolinated ovules of rubber tree, Hevea brasiliensis. The ovules were cultured on a dedifferentiation medium, and later transfered to a differentiation medium. Cytological observations indicated that the plantlets tested were mixaploids.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chen Zhenghua
    • 1
  • Li Wenbin
    • 1
  • Zhang Lihua
    • 1
  • Xu Xuen
    • 2
  • Zhang Shijie
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of GeneticsChinese Academy of ScienceBeijingChina
  2. 2.Baoting Institute of Tropical CropsGuangdongChina

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