Chloroplast DNA and isozyme evidence on the evolution ofSenecio vulgaris (Asteraceae)

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Chloroplast DNA (cpDNA) and isozyme variation were analyzed over a range of populations of two infraspecific taxa of the tetraploidSenecio vulgaris. The isozyme data were supportive of the hypothesis that the weedy and cosmopolitanS. vulgaris var.vulgaris is an evolutionary derivative ofS. vulgaris subsp.denticulatus from the coasts of W Europe and montane… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00987958

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