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- Banks, D.J.; Eskins, K.
- Peanut science 1981 v.8 no.1 pp. 40
- high performance liquid chromatography; mutants; chemical analysis; plant pigments; peanuts; Arachis hypogaea; chloroplasts; leaves; genotype; chemical constituents of plants; chlorophyll; beta-carotene; lutein; neoxanthin; plant age; carotenes; developmental stages; violaxanthin
- ... Chloroplast pigments in young and old leaves of the chlorophyll deficient mutants (a) lutescens, (b) aureus and (c) virescent and the normal groundnut cv. (d) Chico and (e) Guanajuato were studied by high performance liquid chromatography. Chlorophyll-a, chlorophyll-b, carotene, lutein, neoxanthin and violaxanthin were present in young and old leaves of all the genotypes. Contents of most of the p ...