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Access Type

Open Access

Degree Program

Plant Biology

Degree Type

Master of Science (M.S.)

Year Degree Awarded

January 2008

Month Degree Awarded



self-incompatibility, evolution, Lycium, Baker's Rule, SLF, S-RNase


Chapter one of my thesis has been published in the May 2008 issue of the journal Evolution under the title “A TALE OF TWO CONTINENTS: BAKER’S RULE AND THE MAINTENANCE OF SELF-INCOMPATIBILITY IN LYCIUM (SOLANACEAE).” This chapter was co-authored by Dr. Jill S. Miller and Dr. Rachel Levin.

First Advisor

Jill S Miller