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  • Arabidopsis thaliana [r]: A small flowering plant widely used by plant biologists as a model organism for basic research. It is a dicotyledonous species and a member of the Brassicaceae or mustard family. [e]
  • Maize [r]: Cereal grain domesticated in Mesoamerica and subsequently spread throughout the world, and one of the most widely grown crops in the Americas. [e]
  • Medicago truncatula [r]: A model organism for legume biology, commonly known as Barrel Medic and used as an annual forage legume. It forms symbioses with nitrogen-fixing rhizobia and mycorrhizal fungi. [e]
  • Rice [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Physcomitrella patens [r]: A species of bryophyte, a kind of moss, used as model organism for research in plant evolution, development and physiology. [e]


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