Amphiploid | definition of amphiploid by Medical dictionary
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amphiploid a POLYPLOID that is generally fertile, formed by the doubling of chromosomes in a species hybrid, e.g. Primula kewensis (2n = 36) is an amphiploid of P . floribunda (2n = 18).
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Can Tritipyrum, a new salt tolerance amphiploid
be a successful cereal like Triticale?
Hybrids and induced amphiploids
of Agropyron repens x A.
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and Triticum tauschii.
Characterization of genomes and chromosomes in partial amphiploids
of the hybrid Triticum aestivumx Thinopyrum ponticum by in situ hybridization, isozyme analysis and RAPD.