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ICGD 2003: International Cocoa Germplasm Database Version 5.2. CD-ROM

Wadsworth, R.M., Ford, C.S., Turnbull, C.J. and Hadley, P. (2004) ICGD 2003: International Cocoa Germplasm Database Version 5.2. CD-ROM. Euronext.liffe University of Reading.

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The current version of this database on CD-ROM contains information on 14 127 cocoa (Theobroma cacao) clones and their 14 112 synonyms, the origin and history of the clones and the clone names, and accession lists for 48 of the major cocoa gene banks including quarantine stations. Also included are morphological data for leaves, fruits and seeds, disease reactions, quality and agronomic characters, and reference information on common abbreviations and acronyms, cocoa gene bank addresses and a full bibliography (with hyperlinked reference to data). New additions are 748 photographs and drawings of 428 individual clones in 11 different locations. Also included are 376 profiles for 15 simple sequence repeat primer pairs on 331 clones held in the University of Reading Intermediate Cocoa Quarantine Facility. Minimum system requirements are Windows 95 or later, a Pentium 166 with 32 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive and a minimum 20 MB hard disk space. A user guide is included in the package.

Item Type:Book
Divisions:Life Sciences > School of Biological Sciences
ID Code:10635
Additional Information:CD-ROM
Publisher:Euronext.liffe University of Reading

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