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Methanobrevibacter Phylotypes are the Dominant Methanogens in Sheep from Venezuela
Rumen methanogens in sheep from Venezuela were examined using 16S rRNA gene libraries and denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) profiles prepared from pooled and individual PCR products fromExpand
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Management of root diseases of annual pasture legumes in Mediterranean ecosystems : a case study of subterranean clover root diseases in the south-west of Western Australia
Subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum) is an important component of Mediterranean dryland pasture ecosystems, such as in the south-west of Western Australia, where it is utilised as a winterExpand
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Screening Wheat (Triticum spp.) Genotypes for Root Length under Contrasting Water Regimes: Potential Sources of Variability for Drought Resistance Breeding
Screening for root traits has been one of the most difficult areas to practise over large number of genotypes. Hydroponic systems enable easy access to roots while high-molecular weight polyethyleneExpand
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Taxonomic and pathogenic characteristics of a new species Aphanomyces trifolii causing root rot of subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum) in Western Australia.
Subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum) is grown extensively as a pasture legume in agronomic regions with Mediterranean-type climates in parts of Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North AmericaExpand
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Co-occurrence of an Aphanomyces sp. and Phytopththora clandestina in subterranean clover pastures in the high rainfall areas of the lower south-west of Western Australia
A survey was undertaken, firstly, to study the distribution of Phytophthora clandestina in the high rainfall, highly leached soils in the cool climate region of the lower south-west of WesternExpand
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Chloroplast DNA variation and inheritance in waxflowers (Myrtaceae)
A study of chloroplast DNA variation and inheritance in waxflowers (Myrtaceae) was undertaken as a basis for validating parentage in putative, juvenile hybrid plants and in naturally occurringExpand
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Grevillea (Proteaceae) seed coats contain inhibitors for seed germination
The purpose of this research was to examine the effect of the seed coat on seed dormancy in Grevillea (Proteaceae) species, and to further investigate the existence of germination inhibitors inExpand
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Ploidy variation and karyotype analysis in Hemerocallis spp. (Xanthorrhoeaceae) and implications on daylily breeding
Daylily or Hemerocallis spp. (Xanthorrhoeaceae) is one of the most economically important flowering crops in the world. Ploidy level of 149 genotypes both local to China and introduced from theExpand
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Molecular variation among isolates belonging to eight races of Phytophthora clandestina
Phytophthora clandestina, a serious pathogen of subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum), has only been recorded in Australia. A rapid method was used to characterise genetic variation among 61Expand
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