Inheritance of weak midrib of sorghum

Casady, A.J. and Liang, G.H. (1977) Inheritance of weak midrib of sorghum. Journal of Heredity, 68 (5). pp. 326-327.

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Data from crosses between a plant with a weak leaf midrib, derived from 72M1161, used as female parent with Texioca 63, Martin and 68M6208, and used as male parent with Combine Kafir 60, revealed that the weak-midrib trait is controlled by a recessive allele, designated mw2, while the normal midrib is controlled by the dominant allele, Mw2

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Genetics/Genomics
Crop Improvement > Plant Breeding
Divisions: Sorghum
Depositing User: Ms K Syamalamba
Date Deposited: 16 May 2012 08:02
Last Modified: 16 May 2012 08:02
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