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Title

Inheritance and relationships of important agronomic traits in almond

AuthorsSánchez-Pérez, Raquel ; Ortega, Encarnación ; Duval, Henri; Martínez-Gómez, Pedro ; Dicenta, Federico
KeywordsAlmond
Prunus dulcis
Breeding
Quantitative traits
Qualitative traits
Kernel quality
Inheritance
Correlations
Issue Date12-Jan-2007
PublisherSpringer
CitationEuphytica 155(3): 381-391 (2007)
AbstractThe inheritance of 16 important agronomic traits and its relationship were studied for four years in a population of 167 almond [P. dulcis (Mill.) D.A. Webb] seedlings obtained from a cross between the French selection ‘R1000’ (‘Tardy Nonpareil’ × ‘Tuono’) and the Spanish cultivar ‘Desmayo Largueta’. For some traits (blooming and leafing date) descendants segregated between the value of both progenitors, meanwhile for others the mean of the offspring was lower (bloom density, productivity and ripening date) or higher (in-shell/kernel ratio and double kernels). As expected, kernel bitterness and self-incompatibility behaved as monogenic traits. Some important correlations between traits were detected. The implications of the transmission and the correlation of these traits in the breeding programmes are discussed.
Description11 pages, 2 figures, 2 tables.
Publisher version (URL)http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10681-006-9339-5
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/18352
DOI10.1007/s10681-006-9339-5
ISSN0014-2336
E-ISSN1573-5060
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