By Nigel Maxted, Mohammad E. Dulloo, Brian V. Ford-Lloyd, Lothar Frese, Jose M. Iriondo, Miguel A. A. Pinheiro de Carvalho

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This booklet comprises forty three chapters, 36 of that have been offered on the a convention entitled "Towards the institution of genetic reserves for crop wild family and landraces in Europe" held on the college of Madeira, Funchal, Portugal among thirteen and 17 September 2010. The convention papers are awarded within the following sections: genetic reserve conservation of crop wild kin (14 papers); on-farm conservation of landraces (10 papers); precedence environment and probability evaluate (4 papers); in situ information administration (4 papers); in situ PGR conservation - coverage implications and implementation (4 papers). This ebook is aimed toward offering exemplars for crop wild kin and landraces conservation and use with sensible equipment, protocols and tasks. even if the booklet particularly specializes in methodological software in Europe, the in situ tools defined are universal and are transferable around the globe. The textual content is designed to be of use to conservation execs, geneticists, ecologists, agriculturalists, agro- and biodiversity coverage makers and postgraduate scholars in constructed and constructing nations through the international. on hand In Print

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Trigyna Wald. * B. nana Boiss. J. T. J. T. J. T. Williams" Secondary Tertiary 'Synonyms are not shown in this table but are recorded in an associated database. *Wild relative native to Europe In Situ Conservation of Crop Wild Relatives easily be used in crop improvement using conventional breeding methods. However, the literature on the taxa within the target crop gene pool should be thoroughly searched to check for cases where a more distantly related taxon has been highlighted as a gene donor (or potential gene donor), and these taxa should also be afforded conservation priority.

However, the literature on the taxa within the target crop gene pool should be thoroughly searched to check for cases where a more distantly related taxon has been highlighted as a gene donor (or potential gene donor), and these taxa should also be afforded conservation priority. e. those with a very limited geographic range, often rare or endemic taxa, and/or known to be under threat) are given precedence. This methodology therefore primarily targets the taxa that are most closely related to the crop species (or that have shown promise in crop improvement programmes) and that are threatened or have restricted distri- bution ranges.

Biological Conservation 140,142-159. V. P. (2008a) Crop wild relatives: establishing the context. , Dulloo, E. and Turok, J. (eds) Crop Wild Relative Conservation and Use. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 3-30. , Dulloo, E. and Lane, A. (2008b) Introduction: the integration of PGR conservation with protected area management. , Maxted, N. and Dulloo, E. (eds) Plant Genetic Population Management. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, pp. 1-22. , I riondo, J. and Jarvis, A. (2008c) Genetic gap analysis: a tool for more effective genetic conservation assessment.

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