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Oncidium Tribe Chromosome COunts

This is a discussion on Oncidium Tribe Chromosome COunts within the Breeding & Hybridization forums, part of the Orchid Propagation category; Can anyone tell me what the chromosome counts are for the varied species within this ...

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    Default Oncidium Tribe Chromosome COunts

    Can anyone tell me what the chromosome counts are for the varied species within this loosely organized group? ANy and all information would be appreciated, and I would post the compiled results.

    Thanks!
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    heres a link that you may find rather interesting.

    http://************************/r4tv7

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    If you haven't seen this, check this link...it has the chromosome number to most Oncidium alliance

    http://folk.uio.no/victoraa/Chase_2005.pdf

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    Very cool, Todd! The chart on page 3 is excellent!

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    I have it printed off for future reference!

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    Oh yeah, me too!

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    Default What does chromosome counts tell me

    Can anyone tell me what the chromosome counts tells me? I assume it is an indicator of for interbredding?

    Thanks,

    Jim

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