JOURNAL OF
GENETICS&BREEDING
A JOURNAL DEVOTED TO AGRICULTURAL GENETICS

Vol. 53 - 1999

CONTENTS

ALVAREZ A. and RUIZ DE LA GALARRETA J.I. - Genotype environment
interaction in maize landraces from northern Spain.............................................


177

AZHAR F.M. and AJMAL S.U.K. - Diallel analysis of oil content in seed of
Gossypium hirsutum L........................................................................................


19

BAG T.K., SINGH D.V. and TOMAR S.M.S. - Inheritance of Karnal bunt
(Neovossia indica) resistance in some Indian bread wheat (Triticum aestivum)
lines and cultivars..................................................................................................



67

BARONE A., CARPUTO D., LA ROTONDA G., SEBASTIANO A. and
FRUSCIANTE L. - Cytological and genetic studies on 2n pollen formation
mechanisms in diploid Phureja- Tuberosum hybrids.............................................



223

BEDO Z., VIDA G., LANG L., JUHASZ A. and KARAI I.- Breeding a wheat
variety with different lines for technological quality and HMW glutenin
composition............................................................................................................



57

BOGGINI G., D’EGIDIO M..G., DE NONI I., PELLEGRINO L.,
RACINELLI F., PAGANI M.A. - Effect of durum wheat genotype and
environment on the heat-damage of dried pasta...................................................



337

BOZZINI A. and CHIARETTI D.- The genetic improvement of the
Mediterranean Faba bean (Vicia faba L.). II. Transfer into Mediterranean
lines of progressive traits found in other genetic pools: seed quality associated
with pure white flower.............................................................................................




201

BOZZINI A. and CHIARETTI D.- The genetic improvement of the
Mediterranean Faba bean (Vicia faba L.). III. Development of obligate self
fertile lines.............................................................................................................



207

BURCHI G., BIANCHINI C., MERCURI A., FOGLIA G., ROSELLINI D.
and SCHIVA T.- Analysis of post-harvest flower life in a cross between
carnation cultivars with different ethylene   responses........................................



301

FERNANDEZ H., BALDINI M. and OLIVIERI A.M. - Inheritance of high
oleic acid content in sunflower oil ............................. ............................................


99

FORAPANI S., CARBONI A., CASTELLANI E., MANDOLINO G. and
RANALLI P. - RAPD markers for potato germplasm characterization.............


143

FORNARI B., TAURCHINI D. and VILLANI F. - Genetic structure and
diversity of two Turkish Castanea sativa mill. populations investigated with
isozyme and RAPD polymorphisms.......................................................................



315

GALASSO I., HARRISON G. E., SCHMIDT T., PIGNONE D. and
HESLOP-HARRISON J.S. - Location of two repeated DNA sequences of
Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp. on chromosomes and extended DNA fibres by
FISH......................................................................................................................




215

GOEL R.K. and SINGH O. - Genetic basis of resistance against bacterial
blight caused by Xanthomonas oryzae Ishiyama pv. oryzae (Swings et al.) in
three breeding lines of rice (Oryza sativa) ...........................................................



87

JOHANSSON E. and SVENSSON G. - Relationships among bread-making
quality parameters in Swedish wheats...................................................................


93

KUMAR S., VAN RHEENEN H.A. and SINGH O. - Genetic analysis of
different components of crop duration in chickpea...............................................


189

LIU B., PIAO H.M., ZHAO F.S., ZHAO J.H. and ZHAO R.- Production and
molecular characterization of rice lines with introgressed traits from a wild
species Zizania latifolia (Griseb.) .......................................................................



279

MACIEL F.L., GERALD L.T.S. and ECHEVERRIGARAY S. - Variation in
phaseolin and other soluble proteins among cultivars and landraces of
common beans of south-Brazil...............................................................................



149

MAHESWARAN M., MACKILL D.J., HUANG NING,
SREERANGASAMY S.R. and McCOUCH S.R.- Identification of RAPD
markers linked to Se-3(t), a gene enhancing the level of photoperiod
sensitivity in rice...................................................................................................




263

MELCHIORRE P., BARTOLONI N. and CAMUSSI A.-Racial population of
maize (Zea mays ssp. mays) from Salta (Argentina): evaluation of single
population crosses.................................................................................................



137

MIR ALI N., ARABI M.I.E. and AL-SAFADI B. - High molecular weight
glutenin subunits composition of Syrian grown bread wheat and its
relationships with gluten strenght.........................................................................



237

NIAZI I.U.K., KHAN A.A. and HAQ A.U.- Path-coefficient analysis of
agronomic characters affecting seed yield in Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek...........


63

NIEUWHOF M., KEIZER L.C.P., ZIJLSTRA S. and LINDHOUT P.-
Genotypic variation for root activity in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum
Mill.) at different root temperatures......................................................................



271

OJO D.K. and ARIYO O.J. - Inheritance of resistance to the soybean
defoliator (Spodoptera littoralis)[Boisd]...............................................................


25

OKORI P., KYETERE D.T. and ADIPALA E. - Gene action conditioning
resistance of maize to dual infection of turcicum leaf blight and maize streak
virus disease..........................................................................................................



127

PAJEVIC S., KRISTIC B., PLESNICAR M., MERKULOV L.J., DENCIC S.
and STANKOVIC Z. - Photosynthetic and anatomical characteristics of flag
and penultimate leaves of wheat genotypes..........................................................



285

PECCHIONI N., ARRU L., BELLINI L., STANCA A.M. and VALÉ G.- The
wheat leaf rust resistance gene Lkr10 maps to barley chromosome 1HS...........


113

PECETTI L., PIANO E., VALENTINI P. and ROMANI M. - Phenotypic
variation and germplasm discrimination in lucerne (Medicago sativa complex)
as evidenced by multivariate analysis...................................................................



37

PISTORALE S., WOLFF R. and BAZZIGALUPI O.- Dormancy and seed
germination in natural populations of Bromus catharticus Vahl (Cebadilla
criolla)...................................................................................................................



47

RADOVIC D. and VAPA L.- Allozymes variability aiding barley cultivar
identification..........................................................................................................


1

RONGBAI L. and PANDEY M.P. - Genetics and breeding behaviour of
thermosensitive genic male sterility in rice (Oryza sativa L.)...............................


11

SADAT NOORI S.A. and MCNEILLY T.- Assessment of variability in salt
tolerance in diploid Aegilops ssp............................................................................


183

SAHAGUN-CASTELLANOS J.- Simultaneous estimation of genotypic mean
and variance of synthetic varieties from inbred and unrelated parents...............


293

SALVAGIOTTI F.and MAICH R.- Recurrent selection for grain yield in
wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).................................................................................


7

SEBASTIANO A., FRUSCIANTE L. and BARONE A.- Genetic relationships
among Solanum genotypes used to introgress the wild S. commersonii
genome into the tuberosum gene pool...................................................................



121

SGRULLETTA D., ALESSANDRONI A. and DE STEFANIS E. - Effect of
very late sprayng urea on final product quality in Triticum durum.....................


231

SHOJO M. and IWAISAKI H.- Prediction of selection differentials expected
from proportion-based truncation selection...........................................................


307

SIMON M.R. and CORDO C.A.- Diallel analysis of incubation and latent
period of Septoria tritici at two growth stages of wheat.......................................


73

SOLANKI I.S. and SHARMA B.- Induction and exploitation of polygenic
variability in lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.)...........................................................


79

SONG T.M., KONG F., LI C.J. and SONG G.H.- Eleven cycles of single
kernel phenotypic recurrent selection for percent oil in Zhongzong no.2 maize
synthetic..............................................................................................................



31

STOILOVA TS., GANEVA G., VODENICHAROVA M. and JANKOVA A. -
Characterization of leaf rust resistant wheat lines with possible introgressions
from Aegilops umbetullata by protein markers and N-banding...........................



327

ZOUGARI A., FABRE F., SUC S., ECOCHARD R. and PLANCHON C.-
Seed quality improvement in soybean, a genetic approach..................................


105


REVIEW PAPERS
KUMAR K. and SHARMA S.D.- Breeding scab resistant apples: new
directions.............................................................................................................


155

WORLAND A.J. - The importance of Italian wheats to worldwide varietal
improvement ........................................................................................................


165

XIANGCHUN Z.- The strategic importance of Lungnan District in the regional
epidemic of wheat stripe rust (Puccinia striiformis) in China and the role of
the Breeding Program at the Lanzhou Agricultural School..................................



349

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
BARCACCIA G., TOMASSINI C. and FALCINELLI M.- Further cytological
evidence on the androgenesis pathway in pepper (Capsicum annuum L.)..........


251

BERNARDI R., CROY R.R.D., NATALI L., CAVALLINI A. and
DURANTE  M.- Evidence for seed proteins somaclonal variation in the
progenies of regenerated plants of Pisum sativum L..........................................



355

FICCADENTI N., SESTILI S., ANNIBALI S., DI MARCO M. and SCHIAV  M. - In vitro gynogenesis to induce haploid plants in melon Cucumis melo L............................


255

MESSINA R. and BIAGETTI M. - Chromosomal localization of rDNA in
sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) by fluorescent in situ hybridization...............


259

PARRELLA G. and CARDI T.- Transfer of a new PVX resistance gene from
Solanum commersonii to S. tuberosum through somatic hybridization..............


359

SUDHA VANI A.K. and REDDY G.M.- Novel techniques in efficient
micropropagation of certain popular banana cultivars.........................................


247


VARIE
The World Food Prize............................................................................................

173

The Centenary of Strampelli Green Revolution: a worldwide appraisal of the
results and the new challenges in wheat research.................................................


175

ERRATUM.............................................................................................................

176