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Wild Manihot Species Do Not Possess C4 Photosynthesis

Reprogramming of cassava (Manihot esculenta) microspores towards sporophytic development

Production of Microconidia by Cercospora henningsii Allesch, Cause of Brown Leaf Spot of Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) and Tree Cassava (Manihot glaziovii Muell.-Arg.)

Epistasis in the Expression of Relevant Traits in Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) for Subhumid Conditions

Resistance to the whitefly, Aleurotrachelus socialis, in wild populations of cassava, Manihot tristis

Simultaneous Determination of Seven Active Flavonols in the Flowers of Abelmoschus manihot by HPLC

A Comparison of Two Approaches for Modelling Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) Crop Growth

Accumulation of Hydroxycoumarins During Post-harvest Deterioration of Tuberous Roots of Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz)

Developmental plasticity and biomechanics of treelets and lianas in Manihot aff. quinquepartita (Euphorbiaceae): a branch-angle climber of French Guiana

Phenylpropanoids, Phenylalanine Ammonia Lyase and Peroxidases in Elicitor‐challenged Cassava (Manihot esculenta) Suspension Cells and Leaves

Effect of Medium Salt Concentration on Differentiation and Maturation of Somatic Embryos of Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz)

Comparative morphology, biology and histology of reproductive development in three lines of Manihot esculenta Crantz (Euphorbiaceae: Crotonoideae)

In vitro Cultured Primary Roots Derived from Stem Segments of Cassava (Manihot esculenta) Can Behave Like Storage Organs

Resilience of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) to salinity: implications for food security in low-lying regions

Molecular differentiation and diversity of cassava (Manihot esculenta) taken from 162 locations across Puerto Rico and assessed with microsatellite markers


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(family Euphorbiaceae)

A genus of shrubs and herbs which produce white latex. The leaves are deeply palmately lobed. M. esculenta (M. utilissima) provides cassava (manioc, mandioca, tapioca, gari) from swollen tubers which, in many varieties, have a high cyanide content. M. glaziovii is a small tree whose latex provides ceará rubber. There are 98 species, occurring from the south-west of N. America to tropical America.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

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