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- Eschholz, T. W.; Stamp, P.; Peter, R.; Leipner, J.; Hund, A.
- Genetic resources and crop evolution 2010 v.57 no.1 pp. 71-84
- Zea mays subsp. mays, etc ; breeding; climatic factors; corn; genes; genetic relationships; genetic variation; landraces; microsatellite repeats; multicultural diversity; Switzerland; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Between 1930 and 2003 with emphasis on the 1940s maize landraces (Zea mays L. ssp. mays) from all over Switzerland were collected for maintenance and further use in a new Swiss breeding program. The genetic relationship and diversity among these accessions stored in the Swiss gene bank is largely unknown. Our hypothesis was that due to the unique geographic, climatic, and cultural diversity in Swi ...