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Arnone, S., S. Musmeci, L. Bacchetta, N. Cordischi, E. Pucci, M. Cristofaro, & A. Sonnino (1998). Research in Solanum spp. of sources of resistance to the potato tuber moth Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller). Potato Research 41:39-49  doi:10.1007/BF02360260

Austin, S., E. Lojkowska, M.K. Ehlenfeldt, A. Kelman & J. Helgeson (1988). Fertile interspecific somatic hybrids of Solanum: a novel source of resistance to Erwinia softrot. Phytopathology 78: 1216-1220.

Bamberg, J.B., Z. Huamán & R. Hoekstra (1995). International cooperation in potato germplasm. In: R.R. Duncan, D.M. Kral & M.K. Viney (eds), Crop Sci. Soc. of America, special publication nr 23: International Germplasm Transfer: Past and Present. p. 177-182.

Bamberg, J.B., M.W. Martin, J.J. Schartner & D.M. Spooner (1996). Inventory of tuber-bearing Solanum species. Catalogue of potato germplasm - 1996. Potato Introduction Station, NRSP-6. Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, USA. 110 pp.

Berg, R.G. van den, J.T. Miller, M.L. Ugarte, J.P. Kardolus, J. Villand, J. Nienhuis & D.M. Spooner (1998). Collapse of morphological species in the wild potato Solanum brevicaule complex (Solanaceae: sect. Petota). Amer. J. Bot. 85: 92-109.

Berg, R.G. van den & D.M. Spooner (1992). A reexamination of infraspecific taxa of a wild potato, Solanum microdontum Bitter (Solanum sect. Petota: Solanaceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 182: 239-252  doi:10.1007/BF00939190

Berg, R.G. van den & N. Groendijk-Wilders (2007) AFLP data support the recognition of a new tuber-bearing Solanum species but are uninformative about its taxonomic relationships. Pl Syst Evol 269: 133-143. doi:10.1007/s00606-007-0589-z (about Solanum hannemanii)

Boyd, A.E.W. (1952). Dry rot disease of the potato. IV Laboratory methods used in assessing variations in tuber susceptibility. Ann. appl. Biol. 39: 322-329  doi:10.1111/j.1744-7348.1952.tb01014.x

CIP, 1974. Report on the potato quality planning conference. 26/30-11-1973. International Potato Center (CIP), Lima, Peru.

Contreras-M. A. & D.M. Spooner (1999). Revision of Solanum section Etuberosum (subgenus Potatoe). In: M. Nee, D.E. Symon, J.P. Jessop (eds.). Solanaceae IV: taxonomy, chemistry, evolution. pp. 227-245. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Dellaert, L.M.W. & R. Hoekstra (1987). Resistance to potato cyst nematodes, Globodera spp., in wild and primitive Solanum species. Potato Research 30: 579-587  doi:10.1007/BF02367639

Dziewonska, M.A. & K. Ostrowska (1978). Resistance to potato virus M in certain wild potato species. Potato Research 21: 129-131  doi:10.1007/BF02361611

Elhag, A.Z. (1991). Eignung von in vitro Verfahren zur Charakterisierung der Salztoleranz bei Solanum Arten. Dissertation vom Fachbereich Gartenbau der Univ. Hannover. Institut f. Pflanzenbau der FAL, Braunschweig-Völkenrode. 150 pp. (thesis as PDF file, 37mB; on salt tolerance)

Errebhi, M., C.J. Rosen, F.I. Lauer, M.W. Martin & J.B. Bamberg (1999). Evaluation of tuber-bearing Solanum species for nitrogen use efficiency and biomass partitioning. Amer. J. of Potato Research 76: 143-151  doi:10.1007/BF02853579

Errebhi, M., C.J. Rosen, F.I. Lauer, M.W. Martin, J.B. Bamberg & D.E. Birong (1998). Screening of exotic potato germplasm for nitrogen uptake and biomass production. Amer. J. of Potato Research 75: 93-100.

European Commission (1997). Commission Directive 97/46/EC. Official Journal of the European Communities No L 204: 43-46.

Gelder, W.M.J. van (1989). Steroidal glycoalkaloids in Solanum species: consequences for potato breeding and food safety. Thesis at Agricultural University Wageningen. 184 pp.

Gelder, W.M.J. van, J.H. Vinke & J.J.C. Scheffer (1988). Steroidal glycoalkaloids in tubers and leaves of Solanum species used in potato breeding. Euphytica Supplement 39S: 147-158  doi: 10.1007/BF00043378

Giannattasio, R. & D.M. Spooner (1994a). A reexamination of species boundaries between Solanum megistacrolobum and S. toralapanum (Solanum sect. Petota, series Megistacroloba): morphological data. Systematic Botany 19: 89-105.

Giannattasio, R. & D.M. Spooner (1994b). A reexamination of species boundaries and hypotheses of hybridization concerning Solanum megistacrolobum and S. toralapanum (Solanum sect. Petota, series Megistacroloba): molecular data. Systematic Botany 19: 106-115.

Hawkes, J.G. (1990). The Potato: evolution, biodiversity & genetic resources. Belhaven Press London. 259 pp.

Hawkes, J.G. (2004). Hunting the wild potato in the South American Andes. Memories of the British Empire potato collecting expedition to South America 1938-1939. Botanical and Experimental Garden University of Nijmegen. 224 pp.

Hanneman, R.E. Jr. (1994). Assignment of Endosperm Balance Numbers to the tuber-bearing Solanums and their close non-tuber-bearing relatives. Euphytica 74: 19-25  doi:10.1007/BF00033762

Hermsen, J.G.Th. & J. Verdenius (1971). Wageningen Potato Collection (WAC). Inventory of seed stocks. Dept. Plant Breeding, Agric. Univ. and Foundation for Agric. Plant Breeding, Wageningen, The Netherlands. 28 pp.

Hijmans, R.J. & D.M. Spooner (2001). Geographic distribution of wild potato species. Amer. J. of Bot. 88: 2101-2112.

Hijmans, R.J., D.M. Spooner, A.R. Salas, L. Guarino & J. de la Cruz (2002). Atlas of wild potatoes. Systematic and ecogeographic studies on crop genepools 10. IPGRI, Rome.

Hille, M. (1965). Die Beurteilung von Kartoffelsorten hinsichtlich ihres Verhaltens gegenüber Synchytrium endobioticum (Schild.) Perc., dem Erreger des Kartoffelkrebses. Nachrichtenbl. Deut. Pflanzenschutzd. (Braunschweig) 17: 137-142.

Hodgson, W.A. (1961). Laboratory testing of the potato for partial resistance to Phytophthora infestans. Amer. Potato J. 38: 259-264.

Hoekstra, R. & M. Munzert (1990). Resistenzen gegen Erwinia in Solanum spp. Tagungsbericht Wintertagung 1990 der DLG-Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kartoffelzüchtung und Pflanzguterzeugung, 13/14-11-1990, Fulda. p. 16-26. Interpretive summary.

Hoekstra, R., J.B. Bamberg & Z. Huamán (1997). A case study on merging evaluation data from different genebanks: the Inter-genebank Potato Database. Pp. 69-71 in: Central Crop Databases: Tools for Plant Genetic Resources management. Report of a workshop, 13-16 October 1996, Budapest, Hungary (E.Lipman, M.W.M. Jongen, Th.J.L. van Hintum, T. Gass and L. Maggioni, eds.). IPGRI/CGN.

Hoekstra, R., R. van den Berg & D. Spooner (1997). Speurtocht in Guatemala. Verzamelexpeditie redt wilde aardappelen. Prophyta 4 - juli/augustus 1997: 8-10.

Huamán, Z. & R.W. Ross (1985). Updated listing of potato species names abbreviations and taxonomic status. Amer. Potato J. 62: 629-641. doi: 10.1007/BF02854438

Huamán, Z., R. Hoekstra & J.B. Bamberg (1996). The Intergenebank Potato Database. In: Abstr. of Conf. Papers, Posters and Demonstrations of the 13th Triennial Conf. of the EAPR. Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 14-19 July 1996. p.315

Huamán, Z., R. Hoekstra & J.B. Bamberg (2000). The Inter-genebank Potato Database and the dimensions of available wild potato germplasm. Amer. J. of Potato Res. 77: 353-362  doi:10.1007/BF02882289

Huijsman, C.A. (1957). Breeding for resistance to the potato root eelworm Heterodera rostochiensis Woll. Mededelingen Stichting voor Plantenveredeling (SVP) 14: 1-85.

Huttinga, H., W.H.M. Mosch & A. Treur (1987). Comparison of bi-directional electrophoresis and molecular hybridization methods to detect potato spindle tuber viroid and chrysanthemum stunt viroid. Bulletin-OEPP. 17(1): 37-43.

Jacobs, M.M.J., M.J.M. Smulders, R.G. van den Berg & B. Vosman (2011). What’s in a name; Genetic structure in Solanum section Petota studied using population-genetic tools. BMC Evolutionary Biology 11:42 . doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-42

Jacobs, M.M.J., R.G. van den Berg, V.G.A.A. Vleeshouwers, M. Visser, R. Mank, M. Sengers, R. Hoekstra & B. Vosman (2008). AFLP analysis reveals a lack of phylogenetic structure within Solanum section PetotaBMC Evolutionary Biology 8:145 . doi:10.1186/1471-2148-8-145

Janssen, G.J.W. (1997). Resistance to root-knot nematodes, Meloidogyne spp., in potato. Dissertation Agricultural University Wageningen (LUW), 18-4-1997. 111 pp.

Janssen, G.J.W., A. van Norel, B. Verkerk-Bakker & R. Janssen (1996). Resistance to Meloidogyne chitwoodi, M. fallax and M. hapla in wild Solanum spp. Euphytica 92: 287-294  doi:10.1007/BF00037110

Jeffries, C.J. (1998). Potato. FAO/IPGRI Technical Guidelines for the safe movement of germplasm No.19.  PDF file

Johnston, S.A., T.P.M. den Nijs, S.J. Peloquin & R.E. Hanneman Jr. (1980): The significance of genic balance to endosperm development interspecific crosses. Theor. Appl. Genet. 84: 180-185.

Karssen, G. (1996). Description of Meloidogyne fallax n.sp. (Nematoda: Heteroderidae), a root-knot nematode from the Netherlands. Fund appl. Nematol. 19: 593-599.

Kort, J., K. Ross, K.J. Rumpenhorst & A.R. Stone (1977). An international scheme for identifying and classifying pathotypes of potato cyst-nematodes Globodera rostochiensis and G. pallida. Nematologica 23: 333-339.

Lange W., (1976). Strategy of maintenance and utilization of genetic resources. In: Report of the Planning Conference on the exploration and maintenance of germ plasm resources. CIP, Lima, Peru, March 15-19, 1976. pp. 64-84.

Langerfeld, E. & R. Hoekstra (1992). Reaktion von Solanum-Wildarten gegenüber Pathotypen des Kartoffelkrebses (Synchytrium endobioticum (Schilb.) Perc.). Nachrichtenbl. Deut. Pflanzenschutzd. 44: 114-117. PDF file

Langerfeld, E. & R. Hoekstra (1994). Reaktion von Solanum-Wildarten gegenüber dem Erreger der Phoma Fäule der Kartoffelknollen (Phoma exigua var. foveata). Nachrichtenbl. Deut. Pflanzenschutzd. 46 (9): 181-184. PDF file

Langton, F.A. (1971). The development of a laboratory test for assessing potato varietal susceptibility to gangrene caused by Phoma exigua var. foveata. Potato Research 14: 29-38.

McGregor, C.E, R. van Treuren, R. Hoekstra and Th.J.L. van Hintum (2002). Analysis of the wild potato germplasm of the series Acaulia with AFLPs: implications for ex situ conservation. Theor. and Appl. Genetics 104: 146-156  doi:10.1007/s001220200018

Munzert, M. (1975). Eine Methode zur Prüfung der Resistenz der Kartoffelpflanze gegenüber dem Erreger der Schwarzbeinigkeit (Erwinia carotovora var. atroseptica (van Hall) Dye. Potato Research 18: 308-313.

Musmeci, S., R. Ciccoli, V. di Gioia, A. Sonnino & S. Arnone (1997). Leaf effects of wild species of Solanum and interspecific hybrids on growth and behaviour of the potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller). Potato Research 40: 417-430  doi:10.1007/BF02358002

Ochoa, C.M. (1992). Determinations of chromosome number (2N) and endosperm balance number (EBN) in some little known tuber bearing Solanum. Phytologia 73(3): 180-182.

Ochoa, C.M. (1992). New synonyms in the tuber-bearing Solanum. Phytologia 73: 166–168.

Ochoa, C.M. (1993). Karyotaxonomic studies on wild Ecuadorian tuber-bearing Solanum, Sect. Petota. Phytologia 75: 422-431.

Ochoa, C.M. (1999). Las Papas de Sudamerica: Peru (parte 1). Allen Press, Lawrence, USA. 1036 pp.

Pelletier, Y. & G.C.C. Tai (2001). Genotypic variability and mode of action of Colorado Potato Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Resistance in seven Solanum species. J. Econ. Entomol. 94: 572-578.

Roenhorst, J.W., R.P.T. Butôt, K.A. van der Heijden, M. Hooftman & A. van Zaayen (2000). Detection of Chrysanthemum stunt viroid and Potato spindle tuber viroid by return-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 30: 453-456. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2338.2000.tb00928.x

Ross, H. (1960). German Botanical and Agricultural Expedition to the Andes 1959. Plant Introduction Newsletter no. 8: 1-5. (related website: 1959 German Andes expedition [in German; many pictures] )

Ross, H. (1986). Potato Breeding - problems and perspectives. Suppl. 13 to J. Plant Breeding. Paul Parey, Berlin & Hamburg.

Ross, H. & C.A. Huijsman (1969). Über die Resistenz von Solanum (Tuberarium)-Arten gegen europäische Rassen des Kartoffelnematoden (Heterodera rostochiensis Woll.). Theor. Appl. Genet. 39: 113-122.

Rousselle-Bourgeois, F. & D. Mugniery (1995). Screening tuber-bearing Solanum spp. for resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 Woll. and G. pallida Pa2/3 Stone. Potato Research 38: 241-249  doi:10.1007/BF02359906

Rousselle-Bourgeois, F. & S. Priou (1995). Screening tuber-bearing Solanum spp. for resistance to soft rot caused by Erwinia carotovora ssp. atroseptica (van Hall) Dye. Potato Research 38: 111-118  doi:10.1007/BF02358077

Salas, A.R., D.M. Spooner, Z. Huaman, R.V. Torres Maita, R. Hoekstra, K. Schüler and R.J. Hijmans (2001). Taxonomy and new collections of wild potato species in Central and Southern Peru in 1999. Amer. J. of Potato Res. 78: 197-207  doi:10.1007/BF02883545

Schittenhelm, S. & R. Hoekstra (1995). Recommended isolation distances for the field multiplication of diploid tuber-bearing Solanum species. Plant Breeding 114: 369-371. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0523.1995.tb01254 Abstract

Schittenhelm, S. & U. Menge-Hartmann (1992). Stärke und Amylosegehalt sowie Größe und Morphologie der Stärkekörner von knollentragenden Solanum-Arten. Landbauforschung Völkenrode 42: 117-126.

Schumacher, J., N. Meyer, D. Riesner & H.L. Weidemann (1986). Diagnostic procedure for detection of viroids and viruses with circular RNAs by "Return"-Gel electrophoresis. J. Phytopathology 115: 332-343.

Simmonds, N.W. (1963). Abbreviations of potato names. European Potato J. 6: 186-190. doi:10.1007/BF02365786

Soest, L.J.M. van (1983). An easy and reliable method for the rejuvenation of self-incompatible tuber-bearing Solanum species. Euphytica 32: 601-605  doi:10.1007/BF00021473

Soest, L.J.M. van, J.G. Hawkes & W. Hondelmann (1983). Potato collecting expedition to Bolivia and the importance of potato germplasm of this country for plant breeding. Z. Pflanzenzüchtung 91: 154-168.

Soest, L.J.M. van, H.J. Rumpenhorst & C.A. Huijsman (1983). Resistance to potato cyst-nematodes in tuber-bearing Solanum species and its geographical distribution. Euphytica 32: 65-74  doi:10.1007/BF00036865

Soest, L.J.M. van, B. Schöber & M.F. Tazelaar (1984). Resistance to Phytophthora infestans in tuber-bearing species of Solanum and its geographical distribution. Potato Research 27: 393-411  doi:10.1007/BF02357427

Spooner, D.M. & R.G. van den Berg (1992). An analysis of recent taxonomic concepts in wild potatoes (Solanum sect. Petota). Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 39: 23-37  doi:10.1007/BF00052651

Spooner, D.M., R.G. van den Berg, W. Garcia & M.L. Ugarte (1994). Bolivia potato germplasm collecting expeditions 1993, 1994: Taxonomy and new germplasm resources. Euphytica 79: 137-148  doi:10.1007/BF00023585

Spooner, D.M., M.L. Ugarte & P.W. Skroch (1997). Species boundaries and interrelationships of two closely related sympatric diploid wild potato species, Solanum astleyi and S. boliviense, based on RAPDs. Theor. Appl. Genet. 95: 764-771  doi:10.1007/s001220050623

Spooner, D.M., R. Hoekstra, R.G. van den Berg & V. Martínez (1998). Solanum sect. Petota in Guatemala; taxonomy and genetic resources. Amer. J. of Potato Research 75: 3-17  doi:10.1007/BF02883512

Spooner, D.M. & R.J. Hijmans (2001). Potato systematics and germplasm collecting, 1989-2000. Amer. J. of Potato Research 78: 237-268  doi:10.1007/BF02875691

Spooner, D.M., R. Hoekstra & B. Vilchez (2001). Solanum sect. Petota in Costa Rica: taxonomy and genetic resources. Amer. J. of Potato Res. 78: 91-98  doi:10.1007/BF02874764

Spooner D.M., K. McLean, G. Ramsay, R. Waugh & G.J. Bryan (2005). A single domestication for potato based on multilocus amplified fragment length polymorphism genotyping. PNAS 102: 14694-14699  doi:10.1073/pnas.0507400102

Spooner, D.M., D. Fajardo & G.J. Bryan (2007). Species limits of Solanum berthaultii Hawkes and S. tarijense Hawkes and the implications for species boundaries in Solanum sect. Petota. Taxon 56: 987-999

Treuren, R. van, A. Magda, R. Hoekstra & Th.J.L. van Hintum (2004). Genetic and economic aspects of marker-assisted reduction of redundancy from a wild potato germplasm collection. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 51: 277-290  doi:10.1023/B:GRES.0000024013.27067.ac

Toxopeus, H.J. (1954). Leaf testing as a method of genetical analysis of immunity from Phytophthora infestans in potatoes. Euphytica 3: 233-240  doi:10.1007/BF00055598

Toxopeus, H.J. (1956). Verslag over een reis naar Peru ten behoeve van de aardappelveredeling in Februari en Maart 1955. Instituut voor Veredeling van Landbouwgewassen, Wageningen. 58 pp. & appendices.

Toxopeus, H.J. (1958). Voorlopige resultaten van het onderzoek van de Wageningse Aardappel Collectie (W.A.C.). SVP Mededelingen No.20:30-37.

Verhoeven, J.Th.J. (2010). Identification and epidemiology of pospiviroids. Thesis Wageningen UR.

Verhoeven, J.Th.J., C.C.C. Jansen, T.M. Willemen, L.F.F. Kox, R.A. Owens & J.W. Roenhorst (2004). Natural infections of tomato by Citrus exocortis viroid, Columnea latent viroid, Potato spindle tuber viroid and Tomato chlorotic dwarf viroid. Eur. J. Pl. Pathol. 110: 823–831. doi:10.1007/s10658-004-2493-5

Verhoeven, J.T.J. & J.W. Roenhorst (2003). Detection of a broad range of potato viruses in a single assay by mechanical inoculation of herbaceous test plants. EPPO Bulletin 33(2):305-311 doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2338.2003.00650.x

Vleeshouwers VGAA, R. Finkers, D. Budding, M. Visser, MMJ Jacobs, R. van Berloo, M. Pel, N. Champouret, E. Bakker, P. Krenek, H. Rietman, D.-J. Huigen, R. Hoekstra, A. Goverse, B. Vosman, E. Jacobsen and R.G.F. Visser (2011). SolRgene: an online database to explore disease resistance genes in tuber-bearing Solanum species. BMC Plant Biology  11:116. doi:10.1186/1471-2229-11-116

Vossen, E. van der, A. Sikkema, B. te Lintel Hekkert, J. Gros, P. Stevens, M. Muskens, D. Wouters, A. Pereira, W. Stiekema & S. Allefs (2003). An ancient R gene from the wild potato species Solanum bulbocastanum confers broad-spectrum resistance to Phytophthora infestans in cultivated potato and tomato. The Plant Journal 36: 867-882  doi:10.1046/j.1365-313X.2003.01934.x

Wang, M., S. Allefs, R.G. van den Berg, V.G.A.A. Vleeshouwers, E.A.G. van der Vossen & B.Vosman (2008). Allele mining in Solanum: conserved homologues of Rpi-blb1 are identified in Solanum stoloniferumTheor Appl Genet 116:933–943  doi:10.1007/s00122-008-0725-3

Wiersema, H.T. (1961). Methods and means used in breeding potatoes with resistance to virus X and Y. Proc. 4th Conf. Potato Virus Dis. Braunschweig 1960: 30-36.

Wiersema, H.T. (1970). A reliable method for testing scab resistance in the greenhouse. Proc. 4th triennial EAPR (Brest). pp. 210-211.


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