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Raspberries and Blackberries: The Genomics of Rubus

  • Julie Graham
  • Mary Woodhead
Part of the Plant Genetics and Genomics: Crops and Models book series (PGG, volume 6)

The genus Rubus is comprised of a highly heterozygous series of some 500 species, with ploidy levels ranging from diploid to dodecaploid (Jennings, 1988; Meng and Finn, 2002). Members of the genus can be difficult to classify into distinct species for a number of reasons, including hybridization between species and apomixes (Robertson, 1974; Dickinson et al., 2007; Evans et al., 2007).

Keywords

Fresh Market Black Raspberry Berry Fruit Resistance Gene Analog Polymorphism Rubus Idaeus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julie Graham
    • 1
  • Mary Woodhead
    • 1
  1. 1.SCRIInvergowrieUK

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