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Khin Thida One, Narathid Muakrong, Chamnanr Phetcharat, Patcharin Tanya, and Peerasak Srinives

Jatropha curcas (jatropha, physic nut) is a shrub producing seeds with high oil for biodiesel production. The center of origin of jatropha is in the Central American region around Mexico. It was introduced to Africa and Asia and cultivated

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Alexandre Bosco de Oliveira, Wagner A. Vendrame, and Luciana Cardoso Nogueira Londe

Jatropha ( Jatropha curcas L.) has been considered a promising species for biofuel production. However, jatropha is still considered undomesticated and breeding and genetic improvement programs are needed. In this context, germplasm collection and

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Kimberly Moore, Scott Greenhut, and Wagner Vendrame

-population variability of Jatropha curcas L. characterized by RAPD and ISSR markers and development of population-specific SCAR markers Euphytica 156 375 386 Fairless, D. 2007 Renewable energy: Energy-go-round Nature 447 1046 1048 Foidl, N. Foidl, G. Sanchez, M

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Narathid Muakrong, Patcharin Tanya, and Peerasak Srinives

, shrubs, and sub-shrubs ( Dehgan, 1984 ). Two better known species, Jatropha curcas L. and Jatropha integerrima Jacq., are cultivated for different uses. J. curcas (jatropha, physic nut) is an oil-bearing tree native to Central America and later

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Geoffrey Meru and Cecilia McGregor

) ( Yermanos et al., 1967 ) a negative correlation between seed size and SOP was reported but in jatropha ( Jatropha curcas ), a positive correlation was observed ( Kaushik et al., 2007 ). In watermelon, a seed size QTL ( Prothro et al., 2012b ) mapped in a

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Jiyu Zhang, Min Wang, Zhenghai Mo, Gang Wang, and Zhongren Guo

); Momordica charantia , McMADS2 (ABC25564); Citrus sinensis , CsAG (ADP02394); Prunus serotina , PsAG (ACH72974); Jatropha curcas , JcAG (AEA11211); Gossypium hirsutum , GhMADS5 (ABM69043); Petunia ×hybrida , FBP7 (CAA57311) and FBP11 (CAA

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Ling Ma, Xingquan Rao, and Xiaoyang Chen

), Ficus concinna (no. 2), Canavalia ensiformis (no. 3), Jatropha curcas (no. 4), Acacia auriculiformis (no. 5), and Ficus altissima (no. 6) had SR 2 values of 100%. Ten species (with different provenances) had SR 2 values that ranged from 85% to

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Bruce L. Dunn and Carla Goad

) noted genotype × environment interactions for SPAD values in jatropha ( Jatropha curcas L.) and suggested each genotype needs to be calibrated for fertilizer application based on physiological status. Table 4. Leaf nitrogen (N) concentration (g·kg −1

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Laura P. Peña-Yam, Liliana S. Muñoz-Ramírez, Susana A. Avilés-Viñas, Adriana Canto-Flick, Jacobo Pérez-Pastrana, Adolfo Guzmán-Antonio, Nancy Santana-Buzzy, Erick A. Aguilera-Cauich, and Javier O. Mijangos-Cortés

study suggested that these characteristics are feasible for inclusion in a program of genetic improvement for Habanero pepper. High heritability and high GA have been reported for different characteristics of different species ( Jatropha curcas L

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Lihang Xie, Lixin Niu, Yanlong Zhang, Min Jin, Duo Ji, and Xiaoxiao Zhang

were observed in seed oil produced by self-pollination, which was in accordance with the findings of other authors in several almond cultivars ( Kodad, 2008 ; Kodad et al., 2009 ) and Jatropha curcas L. ( Samocha et al., 2014 ). However, whereas the