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- Tian, Mengliang; Tan, Gongxie; Liu, Yongjian; Rong, Tingzhao; Huang, Yubi
- Genetic resources and crop evolution 2009 v.56 no.2 pp. 247-255
- Zea mays subsp. mays, etc ; Tripsacum dactyloides; Zea diploperennis; Zea perennis; cultivars; evolution; flint corn; genes; loci; mutation; nucleotide sequences; seed storage; waxy corn; China; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Waxy maize is a special type of cultivated maize and has grown in China for long history. However, the evolution and origin of waxy maize still remain unknown. We analyzed the origin and evolution of waxy maize by sampling DNA sequences from four taxa with eight populations: waxy maize and other maize cultivars from Southwest China or America (Zea mays L. ssp. mays), parviglumis (Z. mays L. ssp. p ...