Lens tomentosus

Overview
GenusLens
Speciestomentosus
Common NameL. tomentosus
AbbreviationL. tomentosus

Lens tomentosus is a wild relative of Lens culinaris. Morphologically, L. tomentosus most resembles L. orientalis although it can be distinguished as having a hairy pod2. Recent sequence analysis indicates that Lens orientalis is in the primary gene pool of L. culinaris2.

Citation:
1. Galina Suvorova. (2014) Hybridization of Cultivated Lentil Lens culinaris Medik. and Wild Species Lens tomentosus Ladizinsky. Czech J. Genet. Plant Breed., 50, 2014 (2): 130–134
2. Wong MML, Gujaria-Verma N, Ramsay L, Yuan HY, Caron C, Diapari M, et al. (2015) Classification and Characterization of Species within the Genus Lens Using Genotyping-by-Sequencing (GBS). PLoS ONE 10(3): e0122025. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122025.

Properties
Property NameValue
PloidyDiploid
Taxonomy cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Fabales; Fabaceae; Papilionoideae; Fabeae; Lens
Germplasm Data
The following germplasm data is currently available:
Stock TypeCount
Individual258
Accession2
DNA2
Recombinant Inbred Line1
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