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TitleTranscriptomes of Aster savatieri and Aster savatieri var. pygmaeus (Asteraceae)
Study TypeOther
Abstract Aster savatieri (2n=2x=18) is distributed in Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu, Japan. Dwarf forms of A. savatieri growing on serpentine soils (in Aichi and Mie prefectures, and Shikoku) are recognized as A. savatieri var. pygmaeus. Serpentine soils are characterized by low nutrient levels (e.g., nitrogen .. [more]
Description Aster savatieri (2n=2x=18) is distributed in Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu, Japan. Dwarf forms of A. savatieri growing on serpentine soils (in Aichi and Mie prefectures, and Shikoku) are recognized as A. savatieri var. pygmaeus. Serpentine soils are characterized by low nutrient levels (e.g., nitrogen .. [more]
Center NameUT-ARTSCI