Germplasm transfer from the wild tetraploid speciesSolanum acaule bitt. to the cultivated potato,S. tuberosum L. using 2N eggs


Solanum acaule Bitt. (acl 1, 2n=4x=48 and 2n=6x=72) is a wild potato species in which resistance to adverse biotic and abiotic agents has been found. The tetraploid subspeciesacaule andaemulans cannot be easily crossed with the common potato,S. tuberosum L. Grouptuberosum (tbr, 2n=4x=48) because the development of the endosperm in the hybrid seed is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF03044524

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