Molecular characterization of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) composite collection uri icon


  • Cultivated groundnut is a tetraploid(2n = 40) and highly self-pollinated crop.? Primary center of origin is the Chaco region between southern Bolivia and northwestern Argentina.? Important oilseed crop grown in 109 countries on 25.2 million ha area (FAOSTAT, 2005).? Over two-thirds of global production occurs in seasonally rainfed regions

publication date

  • 2006