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A 40-Chromosome Variant in Solanum nigrum L.


THE literature on Solanum nigrum L., indicates that it is a complex of several distinct species1.

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    Bhaduri, P. N., Ind. J. Genet. and Plant Breeding (1951). Stebbins, G. L., “Variation and Evolution in Plants” (Columbia University Press, 1950). Swanson, C. P., “Cytology and Cytogenetics” (Prentice, Hall, Inc., 1957).

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    Jorgenson, C. A., J. Genet., 19, 133 (1928).

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    Love, R. M., and Suneson, C. A., Amer. J. Bot., 32, 451 (1945).

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    Nakamura, M., Cytologia, Fujii Jub., Vol., 1, 57 (1937).

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