Relationships, origin, and diversity of Galapagos tomatoes: implications for the conservation of natural populations.

@article{Nuez2004RelationshipsOA,
  title={Relationships, origin, and diversity of Galapagos tomatoes: implications for the conservation of natural populations.},
  author={Fernando Nuez and Jaume Prohens and Jose M. Blanca},
  journal={American journal of botany},
  year={2004},
  volume={91 1},
  pages={86-99}
}
Endemic Galápagos tomatoes (Lycopersicon cheesmanii) are of great value for cultivated tomato (L. esculentum) breeding, and therefore their conservation is of significance. Although within L. cheesmanii there is heterogeneity for many traits and formal infraspecific classification is not justified, here we distinguish three forms, without taxonomic significance, of L. cheesmanii that are of interest to breeders because of their distinctive morphology and habitat preferences: L. cheesmanii… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…