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Timothy Macqueen

Timothy Macqueen currently studies at the Department of Botany, Nelson Mandela University. Timothy does research in Genetics, Ecology and Botany. Their current project is 'Frankenflora – does it exist? A case study of Protea susannae introduced into the Van Stadens Wild Flower Reserve'.

Finding Frankenflora: Using Sanger Sequencing To Identify Protea Hybrids

“Frankenflora” are swarms of hybrid plants that are the result of species being translocated outside of their natural ranges. The name was first coined by Tony Rebelo in 2005 to refer to hybrids in the Proteaceae family that result in […]