Apomixis may be widespread among trees of the climax rain forest

@article{Kaur1978ApomixisMB,
  title={Apomixis may be widespread among trees of the climax rain forest},
  author={Arvindpreet Kaur and C. Ha and Kenneth A. De Jong and Valerie E. Sands and H T Claude Chan and ENGKIK SOEPADMO and P S Ashton},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1978},
  volume={271},
  pages={440-442}
}
THE exceptional species diversity of tropical rain forests is well known; of these the lowland forests of the Malay Peninsula are among the richest1. This, and the size of the trees, pose obvious difficulties for the maintenance of pan-mixis, and tempt speculation on the processes by which such diversity has evolved and may now be favoured. Fedorov2… CONTINUE READING