Chromosome banding patterns in Lettuce species (Lactuca sect.Lactuca, Compositae)


Chromosome banding patterns obtained with C- and N- banding, and AgNO3 staining were studied in somatic metaphase complements of fourLactuca species.L. sativa andL. serriola have almost identical chromosome morphology, andL. saligna differs only slightly from them, butL. virosa is quite distinct from the other species. A gross comparison of the banded… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00937661


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