Wild European Apple (Malus sylvestris (L.) Mill.) Population Dynamics: Insight from Genetics and Ecology in the Rhine Valley. Priorities for a Future Conservation Programme

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The increasing fragmentation of forest habitats and the omnipresence of cultivars potentially threaten the genetic integrity of the European wild apple (Malus sylvestris (L.) Mill). However, the conservation status of this species remains unclear in Europe, other than in Belgium and the Czech Republic, where it has been declared an endangered species. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0096596

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@inproceedings{Schnitzler2014WildEA, title={Wild European Apple (Malus sylvestris (L.) Mill.) Population Dynamics: Insight from Genetics and Ecology in the Rhine Valley. Priorities for a Future Conservation Programme}, author={Annik Schnitzler and Claire Arnold and Amandine Cornille and Olivier Bachmann and C Schnitzler}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2014} }