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Gibberellins in the red alga Hypnea musciformis (Wulf.) lamour

Jennings, R.C. and McComb, A.J. (1967) Gibberellins in the red alga Hypnea musciformis (Wulf.) lamour. Nature, 215 (5103). pp. 872-873.

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Gibberellin, or substances like gibberellin, have been detected in vascular plants belonging to diverse taxonomic groups1, and there is evidence for their occurrence in a species of green alga2 and two species of brown algae2,3. We report here the presence of gibberellin-like activity in an extract from a species belonging to a further principal group of the plant kingdom, the red algae.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
Copyright: © 1967 Nature Publishing Group
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