Verification of identities in global cacao germplasm collections

@article{Motilal2004VerificationOI,
  title={Verification of identities in global cacao germplasm collections},
  author={Lambert A. Motilal and David Butler},
  journal={Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={50},
  pages={799-807}
}
The ex situ conservation of cacao genetic resources is in the form of field genebanks. Misidentified trees though, represent a serious problem to (i) curators, who need to capture genetic diversity, and (ii) users of germplasm material, who must be certain of the identities of the accessions for proper evaluation of their results. The presence of mislabelled trees was assessed from data compiled in the International Cocoa Germplasm Database (ICGD) 2000 v4.1CD-ROM, which contains the published… CONTINUE READING
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