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Record ID
101181
Status
Published
Date of creation
2010-05-25 20:34 UTC (andrew.bowers@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2012-05-09 13:17 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-05-09 13:17 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

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Title
Consensus Document on the Biology of Gossypium (Cotton) No. 45, 2008
Author
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
2 rue André Pascal
Paris, Cedex 16
France, 75775
Phone:+33 1 4524 8200
Fax:+33 1 4524 8500
Url:Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Language(s)
  • English
Publication date
2008-12-05
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
The Table of Contents is as follows:

ABOUT THE OECD
FOREWORD
PREAMBLE
SECTION I. INTRODUCTION: DESCRIPTION AND USES
1.1. Description
1.2. Uses
SECTION II. TAXONOMY AND CENTRES OF ORIGIN, DIVERSITY AND DOMESTICATION
2.1. Taxonomy
2.2. Major evolutionary events
2.3. Domestication and early cultivation
2.3.1. Old World diploids
2.3.2. New World tetraploids
SECTION III. AGRONOMIC REQUIREMENTS AND PRACTICES
3.1. Abiotic environment
3.2. Cultivation
3.3. Biotic environment
3.4. Harvest and processing (ginning, crushing)
3.5. Crop rotation
SECTION IV. REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY, DISPERSAL AND ESTABLISHMENT
4.1. Floral biology, pollination and development of seeds
4.2. Dispersal
4.3. Seed dormancy and germination
4.4. Weediness and naturalisation
SECTION V. GENETICS AND HYBRIDISATION
5.1. Genomes
5.2. Intraspecific crossing
5.3. Interspecific crossing
5.3.1. Primary gene pool - the tetraploids
5.3.2. Secondary and tertiary gene pools - the diploids
SECTION VI. BIOTECHNOLOGY AND GENETIC TRANSFORMATION
SECTION VII. HUMAN HEALTH AND BIOSAFETY
7.1. Toxins
7.2. Allergens
APPENDIX 1. GOSSYPIUM SPECIES
APPENDIX 2. GENERA OF WEEDS REGIONALLY COMMON IN COTTON
REFERENCES
QUESTIONNAIRE TO RETURN TO THE OECD
Thematic areas
  • Scientific and technical issues
    • Risk assessment
    • Food and feed safety
    • Human health
Background material to the “Guidance on risk assessment of living modified organisms”
Is this document is recommend as background material for the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms”
Yes
Section(s) of the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms” this background material is relevant
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Report / Review / Fact sheet / Notes
Identifier
JT03257047
Publisher and its location
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris
Rights
© OECD 2008
Format
64-page PDF file
Keywords and any other relevant information
Reference: ENV/JM/MONO(2008)33

Note: Cancels & replaces the same document of 04 December 2008
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