Qualitative inheritance of rind pattern and flesh color in watermelon.

@article{Gusmini2006QualitativeIO,
  title={Qualitative inheritance of rind pattern and flesh color in watermelon.},
  author={Gabriele Gusmini and Todd C. Wehner},
  journal={The Journal of heredity},
  year={2006},
  volume={97 2},
  pages={177-85}
}
Watermelon [Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai var. lanatus] is a diverse species, with fruits of different sizes, shapes, rind patterns, and flesh colors. This study measured the inheritance of novel rind phenotypes and verified the genetics of white, red, salmon yellow, and canary yellow flesh colors. For each of the 11 crosses, six generations (P(a)S1, P(b)S1, F1, F2, BC1P(a), and BC1P(b)) were produced to form 11 families. Three new genes were identified and designated as follows… CONTINUE READING
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