Genetic variation for tolerance to copper and zinc within and among populations of the moss, Funaria hygrometrica Hedw.

Journal Article

Tolerances of 2 life history stages (protonemal growth and stem production) showed significant variation among populations, and among individuals within all populations. Heritabilities for tolerance were high within 3 populations, but were close to zero within a population that originated on a copper mine. -from Author

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Shaw, J

Published Date

  • 1988

Published In

  • New Phytologist

Volume / Issue

  • 109 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 211 - 222