Definitions

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  • adj. Pennell (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Pennell's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Pennell, but especially for American botanist Francis W. Pennell.

Examples

  • Eshed Y, Zamir D (1995) An introgression line population of Lycopersicon pennellii in the cultivated tomato enables the identification and fine mapping of yield-associated QTL.

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