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- Zhang, Juzhong, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Review of palaeobotany and palynology 2017 v.244 pp. 140-147
- Oryza rufipogon; ancestry; cultivars; in situ conservation; phytoliths; sediments; spikelets; starch granules; wild rice; China; Yangtze River
- ... Common wild rice (Oryza rufipogon), the ancestor of Asian domesticated rice (Oryza sative), is used as a comparator for identifying Oryza species in archaeological records. However, little attention has been paid to the characteristics of the grain morphology, double-peaked phytoliths and starch granules in ancient wild rice. Dongxiang wild rice is believed to be the current northernmost extent of ...