Calycadenia oppositifolia x C. pauciflora


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C. oppositifolia (n = 7) Artificial Hybrid C. pauciflora (n = 5)

Three individuals of this hybrid combination had a mean pollen stainability of <1%.  Meiosis was characterized by the formation of long chromosome multiples.  Hybrids between C. oppositifolia and races Ramulosa and Tehama of C. pauciflora were also produced.  These hybrids also had a mean pollen fertility of <1% and formed long chromosome multiples during meiosis.

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