phoenix dactylifera :
- n tall tropical feather palm tree native to Syria bearing sweet edible fruit
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- Tell me your barcode, and I will tell you what palm you are
A short fragment of chloroplastic DNA as a "barcode" for species identification within a group of palm species, including the economically important date palm Phoenix dactylifera, has been proposed by researchers from IRD, France, and CRA-FSO, Italy. Species and hybrids recognition is important for the protection of endemic or rare species, as well as for preserving the genetic integrity of ...
Dec. 31, 2013 - Science Daily