Inversion heterozygosity and sub-chromatid exchange in Agave stricta


A plant of Agave stricta Salm. (2n=60) has a bimodal complement of 10 L, 4 M and 46 S chromosomes. It is heterozygous for a paracentric inversion which involves the middle third of the long arm of one of the L chromosomes. It produces at anaphase I bridges and fragments and also loops and fragments, both single and double. Breakage and reunion at the sub… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00326522

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