The origin of Datura metel (Solanaceae): genetic and phylogenetic evidence


Using the analysis of nine isozyme systems and cladistic analysis of 32 morphological characters of the Mexican species of the section Dutra of the genus Datura, evidence was sought on the origin of the cultivated D. metel L. The genetic similarity and the phylogenetic relationship suggest that D. metel is related more closely to D. inoxia Mill. than to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10722-008-9363-5


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