Re: Hybridization trends

David Purks (telenet!twinkie!
Fri, 17 Jun 1994 09:03:44 -0400 (EDT)

> I think the main problem for crossing Sarr. with Darlingtonia is a diffe-
> rent number of chromosomes. I am not biologist but I think the crossing is
> forbiden in this case.

Anyone know what the chromosome count is for Sarracenia, Darlingtonia,
and Heliamphora? Is it different for the various species?

I think I remember seeing a message from someone here on the net that said
that the various Drosera have different chromosome counts.


(NoVa - where the temp dropped 22 degrees in 10 minutes
back to the heat wave and sauna, already in progress)