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Alcanos lineales de la cera cuticular de hojas de Populus alba, Populus deltoides (Salicaceae), Robinia pseudoacacia(Fabaceae), Ulmus pumila(Ulmaceae) y Fraxinus...

Author(s): Alvarado , Patricia I. | Bakker , María L.

Journal: Darwiniana : Revista del Instituto de Botanica Darwinion
ISSN 0011-6793

Volume: 44;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 58;
Date: 2006;
Original page

Keywords: Populus | Robinia | Ulmus | Fraxinus | linear alkanes | cuticular wax.

Mature leaves of adult individuals of Populus alba, Populus deltoides, Robinia pseudoacacia, Ulmus pumila and Fraxinus americana from the University Campus, Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina (37° 19¿S, 59° 08¿W) were collected on February 2004. The cuticular wax was extracted, purified, and the content and relative proportion of odd-carbon numbered n-alkanes (C23