English   español  
Por favor, use este identificador para citar o enlazar a este item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/149069
logo share SHARE logo core CORE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE

Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar a otros formatos:

Stone diversity in wild and cultivated olive trees (Olea europaea L.)

AutorHannachi, Hédia; Martín Gómez, José Javier ; Saadaoui, Ezzeddine; Cervantes, Emilio
Palabras claveOlea europaea
Fecha de publicación2017
EditorPolish Academy of Sciences
CitaciónDendrobiology 77: 19-32(2017)
ResumenThe olive tree is represented in Tunisia by two varieties: var. sylvestris (wild olive trees) and var. europaea (cultivated olive trees including diverse cultivars). Seed (stone) size and shape analysis may provide the basis for relationships between varieties and cultivars as well as to study the responses to environmental conditions. A semi-automated method of image analysis allows to obtain data related with magnitudes descriptive of stone size and shape and to compare between wild and cultivated olives. Also, the effect of bioclimate on size and shape was analyzed in some cultivars. Stone size and shape presents high variability. In cultivated trees stones are larger. Mean seed image area is 0.38 and 0.75 cm² for wild and cultivated plants respectively. Roundness and circularity were compared as to their potential to define seed shape. Mean values were higher for circularity, but roundness is more variable reaching higher values in some individuals and varieties. Roundness is more useful to compare seed shape variations. In addition, climate factors affect the stone characteristics in cultivars; those of sub-humid region having larger stones. Phenotypic parameters of stone are discriminating parameters for the analysis of intra-specific, intra-varieties and intra-cultivars variability in Olea europaea.
Descripción14 páginas, 7 figuras, 7 tablas
Versión del editorhttp://dx.doi.org/10.12657/denbio.077.002
Aparece en las colecciones: (IRNASA) Artículos
Ficheros en este ítem:
Fichero Descripción Tamaño Formato  
Stone diversity in wild and cultivated olive trees.pdfArtículo principal2,66 MBAdobe PDFVista previa
Mostrar el registro completo

Este item está licenciado bajo una Licencia Creative Commons Creative Commons