Cytogenetics pp 244-271 | Cite as

Haploidy, Diploidy, and Polyploidy

  • Jurgen Schulz-Schaeffer


Haploidy is a general term for designating individuals or tissues (in mosaics) that have somatic cells with a gametic chromosome number (n).


Homologous Chromosome Chromosome Elimination Basic Genome Haploid Production Double Reduction 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jurgen Schulz-Schaeffer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plant and Soil Science and Institute of GeneticsMontana State UniversityBoxemanUSA

Personalised recommendations