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Journal Article

Chromosome Numbers of Madagascar Plants

Elisabeth Rabakonandrianina and Gerald D. Carr
Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden
Vol. 74, No. 1 (1987), pp. 123-125
DOI: 10.2307/2399268
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2399268
Page Count: 3
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Chromosome Numbers of Madagascar Plants
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Abstract

Chromosome numbers are reported for 19 species in eight families of flowering plants of Madagascar. Included are first reports for 14 species. First counts for the genera Kaliphora (n = 16) and Haronga (n = 10) also are presented. A new low number (n = 7) is reported for the genus Vernonia, and the possible allopolyploid origin of New World taxa of the genus based on x = 17 is discussed.

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