A new variant in Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench

Nayeem, K.A. and Nerkar, Y.S. (1978) A new variant in Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench. Journal of Maharashtra Agricultural Universities, 3 (3). p. 252.

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Among plants in the F3 from 3660B X 2219B, a sterile variant in which the gynecium of each spikelet was replaced by several empty glumes was observed. Three heads with similar characteristics were also obtained in the ratoon crop of this plant. The variant was considered to result from a spontaneous mutation in the F2 generation

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Sorghum Research Station, Marashwada Agricultural University, Parbhani, India
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Genetics/Genomics
Crop Improvement > Plant Breeding
Divisions: Sorghum
Depositing User: Ms K Syamalamba
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2012 08:55
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2012 08:55
URI: http://eprints.icrisat.ac.in/id/eprint/9050

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