TITLE

FASCIACION EN UN INDIVIDUO DE ATRIPLEX ELEGANS (MOQ.) D. DIETR. (CHENOPODIACEAE)

AUTHOR(S)
Olvera, Hilda Flores
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;1994, Issue 26, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A teratological phenomenon found in a plant of Atriplex elegans subsp. thornberi (M. E. Jones) W. L. Wagner, from a wild population in Sonora, México, is described. Its flattened and expanded stem from the base to the terminal portion, its terminal bifurcation and coiled appearance are indicative of a fasciation. The phenomenon affects also the inflorescence.
ACCESSION #
21791693

 

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