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Abstract

Studies in Macaranga II, chromosome counts.

Abstract

Chromosome counts of 11 species of Macaranga gave 2n = 22. Two further species had counts of 2n = 20. The significance of these counts, particularly with regard to species evolution, is briefly discussed.KEYWORDS: Cytology chromosomes chromosome count \ plant taxa \ Macaranga