genus Bromus


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Noun1.genus Bromus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineaegenus Bromus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
brome, bromegrass - any of various woodland and meadow grasses of the genus Bromus; native to temperate regions
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Feulgen-based karyotypes have been constructed for some species of the genus Bromus (Rychlewski, 1970; Armstrong, 1977) but it has been difficult to characterize many Bromus species cytologically because the chromosomes are similar in morphology.
Therefore, the C-banding technique should be useful for studying species relationships in the genus Bromus when C-banded karyotypes are prepared for other species, including diploids.
Genetic analysis of interspecific hybrids in the genus Bromus, section Ceratochloa.