DEVELOPMENT OF SOMATIC EMBRYO FROM SINGLE CELL IN BARLEY (HORDEUM VULGARE L.): HISTOLOGICAL EVIDENCE OF SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS

DEVELOPMENT OF SOMATIC EMBRYO FROM SINGLE CELL IN BARLEY (HORDEUM VULGARE L.): HISTOLOGICAL EVIDENCE OF SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS Tiwari V. K.* and Cocking E. C. Plant Genetic Manipulation Group, Department of Life Science, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG 7 2 RD, England [Corresponding author E-mail*: vkt786@rediffmail.com] Received: 29-09-2015 Accepted: 01-11-2015 Embryogenic callus was successfully initiated by culturing immature embryos of barley cv. Dissa on the agarose-solidified CC2 medium containing 2 mg l-1 2, 4-D, 50 ml l-1 coconut water Read More …

VARIETAL RESPONSES OF BARLEY, HORDEUM VULGARE ON GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF RICE WEEVIL

VARIETAL RESPONSES OF BARLEY, HORDEUM VULGARE ( LINN.) ON GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF RICE WEEVIL, SITOPHILUS ORYZAE LINN. (COLEOPTERA: CURCULIONIDAE) B. S.Chandel, S.P. Srivastava* and S.S. Trivedi Department of Zoology, .D.B.S.College., Kanpur.-208 016 (U. P.)-India *Department of Zoology .D.A-V. College, Kanpur.-208 001 [e-mail: drbschandelsmailbox@rediffmail.com] Abstract: Experiments were conducted to test the fifteen barley varieties for their responses on growth and development of rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae Linn. The maximum pre-oviposition period was recorded (8.67days) on variety K898 followed by K8909 Read More …