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Name: Antonio T.
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Age: 30s
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Date: 1999-2001 


Question:
I have two students of Biology and I am interested in developing a work with seed germination of Turnera ulmifolia (Turneraceae). Do you have any suggestion on the metodology and the parameters we could oberve? I think something with light. We have a small green house, and the temperature here is about 35C.


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possibly helpful:

http://florawww.eeb.uconn.edu/acc_num/198500266.html

Belaoussoff, S., and J. S. Shore.1995 Floral correlates and fitness consequences of mating-system variation in Turnera ulmifolia. Evolution 49: 545556.

Belaoussoff, S. and J. Shore. 1990. The influence of floral morphology on outcrossing rates and male resource allocation in Turnera ulmifolia var. angustifolia. Presented at: International Congress of Systematics and Evolutionary Biology In:Washington D.C., U.S.A.

http://www.uoguelph.ca/~pkevan/Svenja.htm

http://www.biology.howard.edu/fac.bio/mam.html

Anthony R. Brach, Ph.D.



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