Biochemical and systematic study of the genus Betula L.

Lucyna Pawłowska

Abstract


The division of the genus Betula L. accomplished on the basis of the flavonoid composition characteristic for the particular species; the proposed systematic classification also takes the chromosome number and geographical distribution into account. It showed the best agreement with the classification system suggested by Natho.

Keywords


Betula L.; Betulaceae; flavonol glycosides

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