Quinua and Relatives (Chenopodium sect.Chenopodium subsect.Celluloid)

  title={Quinua and Relatives (Chenopodium sect.Chenopodium subsect.Celluloid)},
  author={H. Wilson},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  • H. Wilson
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Economic Botany
  • Traditionally viewed as an Andean grain crop,Chenopodium quinoa Willd. includes domesticated populations that are not Andean, and Andean populations that are not domesticated. Comparative analysis of leaf morphology and allozyme frequencies have demonstrated that Andean populations, both domesticated(quinua) and free-living(ajara), represent an exceptionally homogeneous unit that is well differentiated from allied domesticates of coastal Chile(quingua) and freeliving populations of the… CONTINUE READING
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