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NormanTaylor

Norman L. Taylor

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Faculty

 

Directions to University of Kentucky, Lexington, KYUniversity of Kentucky, PSS
Campus LocationAg. Science Bldg. North
1100 Nicholasville Road (Office:N-222F)
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
Phone(859) 257-5785
Fax(859) 323-1952
Emailnltaylor@uky.edu

 

Speciality
Forage Breeding and Genetics

Education
B.S. University of Kentucky, 1949 M.S. University, 1951 Ph.D. Cornell University, 1953

Clover breeding and genetics Clover variety development (Red, white, kura, and crimson) Trifolium curator Trifolium molecular phylogenetics

Professor of Agronomy, University of Kentucky (1953-2001) Professor Emeritus, 2001-present (post retirement appointment)

My Site
http://www.uky.edu/Agriculture/Agronomy/Department/CloverGC

Resources
Ninety Years of Clover Breeding (PDF)

 

 

This person page last updated on 2011-04-07



Research/Teaching Publications

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Norman L.Taylor, 2008. Registration of FreedomMR red clover. Journal of Plant Registrations 2:1-3.
    Taylor, N.L. 2008. A century of clover breeding developments in the United States. Crop Science 48:1-13.
    Taylor, N. L. and G. L. Olson. 2006. Registration of “Lucky” multiple-leaflet red clover. Crop Science 45:2657.
    Taylor, N.L., N.W. Ellison, A. Liston, J.J. Steiner, W.M. Williams. 2006. Molecular phylogenetics of the clover genus (Trifolium-Leguminosae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 39:688-705.
    Taylor, N.L., and G.L. Olson 2004. Registration of short internode red clover genetic stock. Crop Science 44:1504.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Norman L. Taylor Gene Olson
    N.L. Taylor, J.M. Gillett 2001. (M. Collins, ed.) The World of Clovers. 457p. CD with Searchabel Data Base. Iowa State Press Publication URL
    Liston, A., J.J. Steiner and N.L. Taylor. 1998. Phylogeny and ecological relationships of North American Trifolium species. Trifolium Conf. 15:1. Madison, Wisconsin.
    Taylor, N.L. and R.R. Smith. 1998. Kura Clover (Trifolium ambiguum M.B.) Breeding, Culture, Utilization. Advances in Agronomy 63:153-178. Academic Press.
    N.L. Taylor, K.H. Quesenberry 1996. Red Clover Science. 226p Kluwer Academic Publication. The Netherlands Publication URL
    Taylor, N.L. and S.A. Ghabrial. 1995. Registration of 19-L38-1472, a powdery mildew and virus resistant red clover germplasm. Crop Sci. 35:1721.
    Taylor, N.L., S.A. Ghabrial, G.A. Pederson, and M.R. McLaughlin. 1995. Quantification of yield benefits from incorporation of virus-resistant white clover germplasm into grass-legume systems. Plant Dis. 79:1057-1061.
    Taylor, N.L. 1994. Characterization of the United States germplasm collection of zigzag clover (Trifolium medium L.). Genet. Res. Crop Evol. 42:43-47.
    Taylor, N.L. and P.L. Cornelius. 1994. Influence of recurrent selection for flowering on flowering and yields in kura clover. Euphytica. 72:9-14.
    Taylor, N.L., J.M. Gillett, J.J.N. Campbell, and S. Berger. 1994. Crossing and morphological relationships among native species of eastern North America. Crop Sci. 34:1097-1100.
    Taylor, N.L. 1993. Registration of self-fertile trisomic red clover genetic stocks. Crop Sci. 32:1519.
    Anderson, J.A., C. Mousset-Declas, E.G. Williams, and N.L. Taylor. 1991. An in vitro doubling method for clovers (Trifolium spp). Genome. 34:1-5. Publication URL
    Anderson, J.A., N.L. Taylor, and E.G. Williams. 1991. Cytology and fertility of the interspecific hybrid Trifolium ambiguum X T. repens and backcross populations. Crop Sci. 31: 683-687. Publication URL
    Anderson, J.A., S.A. Ghabrial and N.L. Taylor. 1991. atural incidence of peanut stunt virus infection in hybrid populations of Trifolium ambiguum X T. repens. Plant Dis.75: 156-159.
    Taylor, N.L., C.M. Rincker, C.S. Garrison, R.R. Smith, and P.L. Cornelius. 1991. Effect of seed multiplication regimes on genetic stability of Kenstar red clover. Jour. Appl. Seed Prod 8:21-27.
    Taylor, N.L., J.A. Anderson, E.G. Williams, and W.M. Williams. 1991. Registration of octoploid hybrid germplasm from the cross of Trifolium ambiguum X T. repens. Crop Sci. 31: 1395.
    Taylor, N.L. , R.R. Smith and J.A. Anderson. 1990. Selection in red clover for resistance to northern anthracnose. Crop Sci. 30:390-393.
    Williams, E.G., N.L. Taylor, J. Van Den Bosch and W.W. Williams. 1990. Registration of tetraploid hybrid from the cross of Trifolium ambiguum X T. repens. Crop sci. 30: 427.
    Taylor, N.L. and S. Berger. 1989. Polyploids from 2X-4X and 4X-2X crosses in red clover. Crop Sci. 29:233-235.
    Taylor, N.L. and J.M. Gillett. 1988. Crossing and morphological relationships among Trifolium species closely related to strawberry and Persian clover. Crop Sci. 28:636-639.
    Taylor, N.L. and K. Chen. 1988. Isolation of trisomics from crosses of diploid, triploid, and tetraploid red clover. Crop Sci. 28:209-213.
    Bagley, P.C. and N.L. Taylor. 1987. Evaluation of phosphorus efficiency in somaclones of red clover. Iowa State Jour. Res. 61:459-480.
    N.L. Taylor, S.R. Bowley 1987. E.R. Christie (ed.) Introgressive hybridization In Handbook of Plant Science. CRC Press. Publication URL
    Taylor, N.L. 1987. Registration of a source of trisomic red clover germplasm. Crop Sci. 27:1095.
    Taylor, N.L. and Wiseman, E.O. 1987. Triploids and tetraploids from 4X-2X crosses in red clover. Crop Sci. 27:14-18.
    Taylor< N.L. and E. O. Wiseman. 1987. Triploid and tetraploids from 4X-2X in red clover. Crop Sci. 27:14-18.
    Taylor, N.L. and L.D. Snead. 1986. Inheritance of rudimentary corolla in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.) J. Heredity 77: 371-372.
    Taylor, N.L., S.A. Ghabrial, S. Diachun, and P.L. Cornelius. 1986. Inheritance and backcross breeding of the hypersensitive reaction to bean yellow mosaic virus in red clover. Crop Sci. 26:68-74.
    Cope, W.A. and N. L. Taylor 1985. Plant breeding and genetics. In Clover Science and Technology.N.L. Taylor (ed.) Amer. Soc. Agron. Monograph 25:383-404. Madison, WI. Publication URL
    N.L. Taylor, W.A. Cope 1985. Plant breeding and genetics. In Clover Science and Technology N.L. Taylor (ed.). Amer. Soc. Agron. Monograph 25:383-404. Madison, WI. Publication URL
    Peaslee, D.F.and N. L. Taylor. 1985. Red clover In D.L. Plunkett and H.B. Sprague (eds.) Detecting Mineral Nutrient Deficiences in Tropical and Temperate Crops. West View Press. Boulder, CO.
    Smith, R.R., N.L. Taylor and S .R. Bowley. 1985. Red clover. In Clover Science and Technology. N.L. Taylor (ed.). Amer. Soc. Agron. Monograph 25:457-470. Madison, WI.
    Taylor, N.L. 1985. Creating and utilizing variation in grasses and legumes via intra- and interspecific hybridization. In J. Sodjin (ed.) Proc. Eucarpia Meetings. Svalov, Sweden.
    Taylor, N.L. 1985. Clovers. In Clover Science and Technology. N.L. Taylor (ed). Amer. Soc Agron. Monograph 25:1-6.
    Taylor, N.L. 1985. Methodology and breeding of tetraploid red clover. Proc. XV Intern. Grassl. Congr. p 244-245. Kyoto, Japan.
    Taylor, N.L.(ed.) 1985. Clover Science and Technology Amer. Soc Agron. Monograph. 25. 616p. Madison, WI.
    Taylor, N.L., P.L. Cornelius and M.G. Long. 1985. Phenotypic recurrent selection for multiple-parted heads in red clover. Crop Sci. 25:489-494.
    Taylor, N.L., S. Diachun, and S.A. Ghabrial. 1985. Registration of red clover germplasm resistant to bean yellow mosaic virus. Crop Sci. 24: 714-715.
    Bowley, S.R, N.L. Taylor, P.L. Cornelius, and C.T. Dougherty. 1984. Response to selection for stem length at wide and narrow spacings in red clover. Canad. J. Plant Sci. 64:925-934.
    N.L. Taylor, C.T. Dougherty, S.R. Bowley 1984. Physiology and morphology of red clover. In Advances in Agronomy Academic Press
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Norman L. Taylor Charles Dougherty
    Taylor, N.L. and N. Giri. 1984. Crossing and morphological relationships among species closely related to arrowleaf clover. Crop Sci. 24: 373-375.
    Taylor, N.L., P.L. Cornelius and R.E. Sigafus. 1984. Phenotypic recurrent selection for seed and forage yield in zigzag clover. Canad. Jour. Plant Sci. 64:119-130.
    Taylor, N.L. 1983. Registration of diploid and derived None Listed.
    Taylor, N.L. and N Giri. 1983. Frequency and stability of tetraploids from 2X-4X crosses in red clover. Crop Sci. 23:1191-1194.
    Taylor, N.L. and N. Giri. 1983. Frequency and stability of tetraploids from 2X - 4X crosses in red clover. Crop Sci. 23:1191-1194.
    Collins, G.B., N.L. Taylor and W.A. Parrott. 1982. In vitro culture and plant regeneration in Trifolium species. Fifth Intern. Congr. Plant Tissue Cult. 704-706.
    Giri, N., N.L. Taylor, and G.B. Collins. 1982. Chromosome stability and fertility of a nitrous oxide derived tetraploid population of red clover. Crop Sci. 23:45-48.
    Phillips, G., G.B. Collins, and N.L. Taylor 1982. Wide hybridization of two legume species using embryo rescue. Theor. Appl. Gen. 62:17-24.
    Taylor, N.L. 1982. Stability of S-alleles in a doublecross hybrid of red clover. Crop Sci. 22:1222-1225.
    Taylor, N.L. 1982. Registration of gene marker germplasm for red clover (Reg. No. GP-1 to GP-11). Crop Sci. 22:1269.
    Taylor, N.L., J.M. Gillett, and N. Giri. 1982. Morphological observations and chromosome number in Trifolium L. Sect. Chronosemium. Ser. Cytologica 48:671-677.
    Collins, G.B., N.L. Taylor, and G.C. Phillips. 1981. Successful hybridization of red clover with a perennial Trifolium species via embryo rescue. Proc. XIV Intern. Grassl. Congr. p 169-170.
    Cornelius, P.L. and N.L. Taylor. 1981. Phenotypic recurrent selection for intensity of petal color in red clover. J. Hered. 72:275-278.
    Giri, N., N.L. Taylor, and G.B. Collins. 1981. Chromosome numbers in seven Trifolium species with a karotype of T. physodes. Can. J. Gen. Cytol. 23:621-626.
    Taylor, N.L., G.B. Collins, P.L. Cornelius, and J. Pitcock. 1981. Differential interspecific compatibilities among genotypes of Trifolium sarosiense and T. pratense. Proc. XIV Intern. Grassl. Congr. p 165-168.
    Keyes, G.J., G.B. Collins and N.L. Taylor. 1980. Genetic variation in tissue cultures of red clover. Theor. Appl. Genet. 58:265-271.
    Taylor, N.L. 1980. The clovers. In Hybridization of Crop Plants. W.R. Fehr and H.H. Hadley (eds.). P. 261-272. Amer Soc Agron. Madison, WI.
    Taylor, N.L. and M.K. Anderson. 1980. Maintenance of parental lines for hybrid red clover. Crop Sci. 29: 367-368.
    Taylor, N.L., R.F. Quarles, and M.K. Anderson. 1980. Methods of overcoming interspecific barriers in Trifolium. Euphytica 33:431-441.
    Taylor, N.L. 1979. Red clover and alsike clover. In Forages, the Science of Grassland Agriculture. 3rd edition. M. E. Heath, D. S. Metcalfe, and R. F. Barnes (eds). Iowa State University Press. Ames, IA.
    Taylor, N.L. 1979. Registration of red clover introduction bulk germplasm (Reg. no. 16-24). Crop Sci. 19:564.
    Taylor, N.L. ,K.H. Quesenberry, and M.K. Anderson. 1979. Genetic system relationships in Trifolium. Econ. Bot. 33: 431-441.
    Taylor, N.L. and R.R. Smith. 1979. Red Clover Breeding and Genetics. In Advances in Agronomy. Academic Press 31:125-154.
    Taylor, N.L., R.O. May, A.M. Decker, C.M. Rincker, and C.S. Garrison. 1979. Genetic stability of Kenland red clover during seed multiplication. Crop Sci. 19:429-434.
    Taylor,N.L. and R.R. Smith. 1979. Red Clover Breeding and Genetics. In Advances in Agronomy, Academic Press 31:125-154.
    Quesenberry, K.H. and N.L. Taylor. 1978. Interspecific hybridization in Trifolium L. Sect. Trifolium Zoh. III. Partially fertile hybrids of T. sarosiense Hazsl X T. alpestre L. Crop Sci. 18:551-556.
    Cornelius, P.L., N.L. Taylor, and M.K. Anderson. 1977. Combining ability in I1 single crosses of red clover. Crop Sci. 14:709-713.
    Quesenberry, K.H. and N.L. Taylor 1977. Interspecific hybridization in Trifolium L. Sect. Trifolium Zoh. II. Fertile polyploid hybrids among T. medium and T. sarosiense Hazsl. Crop Sci. 17:141-145.
    Quesenberry, K.H. and N.L. Taylor. 1976. Interspecific hybridization in Trifolium L. Sect. Trifolium Zoh. I. Diploid hybrids among T. alpestre L., T. rubens L., T. heldreichianum Housskn, and T. noricum Wulf. Crop Sci. 16:382-386.
    Taylor, N.L., M.K. Anderson, K.H. Quesenberry, and L. Watson. 1976. Doubling the chromosome number of Trifolium species using nitrous oxide. Crop Sci. 14:632-634.
    Anderson, M.K., N.L. Taylor, and J.F. Duncan. 1974. S-compatibility genotype identification and stability as influenced by inbreeding in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Euphytica 23:140-148 Publication URL
    Anderson, M.K., N.L. Taylor, and R.R. Hill. 1974. Combining ability in I0 single crosses of red clover. Crop. Sci. 14:417-419
    Taylor, N.L. and M.K. Anderson. 1974. Progress in the development of double-cross hybrid red clover utilizing the S-allele system to control crossing. Proc. XIIIth Intern. Grassl. Congr. Vol. 111:985-990.
    Taylor, N.L. and M.K. Anderson. 1974. Registration of Kenstar red clover. Crop Sci. 13:772.
    Anderson, M.K. and N.L. Taylor. 1973. Effect of temperature on intra- and inter-specific crosses of diploid and tetraploid red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Theor. Appl. Gen., 44:73-76. Publication URL
    Duncan, J.F., M.K. Anderson, and N.L. Taylor. 1973. Effect of inbreeding on pseudo-self-compatibility in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Euphytica 22:535-542.
    Anderson, M.K., N.L. Taylor, and G.B. Collins. 1972. Somatic chromosome numbers in certain Trifolium species. Can. J. Gen. Cytol. 14:139-145. Publication URL
    Anderson, M.K., N.L. Taylor, and R. Kirthhavip. 1972. Development and performance of doublecross hybrid red clover. Crop Sci. 12:240-242.
    Kendall, W.A. and N.L. Taylor. 1971. Growth of Trifolium pratense L. pollen tubes in compatible and incompatible styles of excised pistils. II Pollen treatments. Theor. Appl. Gen. 41:275-278.
    Kendall, W.A., R.H. Lowe, and N.L. Taylor. 1971. Growth of red clover pollen III. Free amino acid composition in grains and supplements to culture media. Crop Sci. 11:112-114.
    Taylor, N.L. , C.J. Keller, M.K. Anderson, and W.A. Kendall. 1971. Anthocyanidin floral pigmentation in Trifolium pratense L.. J. Heredity 62:13-15.
    Newton, D.L., W.A. Kendall, and N.L. Taylor. 1970. Hybridization of some Trifolium species through stylar temperature treatments. Theor. Appl. Gen. 40:49-60.
    Taylor, N.L., K. Johnston, M.K. Anderson, and J.C. Williams. 1970. Inbreeding and heterosis in red clover. Crop Sci. 10:522-525.
    Keller, C.J., N.L. Taylor, C.L. Van Meter, and B.C. Pass. 1969. Feeding response of the adult alfalfa weevil to plant species phylogenetically related to alfalfa. J. Econ. Ent. 63:302-303.
    Kendall, W.A. and N.L. Taylor. 1969. Effect of temperature on pseudo-self-compatibility in Trifolium pratense L. Theor. Appl. Gene. 39:123-126.
    Johnston, K., N.L. Taylor, and W.A. Kendall. 1968. Occurrence of two homozygous self-incompatibility genotypes in 1I segregates of red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Crop Sci. 8:611-614.
    Taylor, N.L., W.A. Kendall, and W.H. Stroube. 1968. Polycross progeny testing of red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Crop Sci. 8:451-454.
    Taylor, N.L., E. Dade, and C.S. Garrison. 1966. Factors involved in seed production of red clover clones and their polycross progenies at two diverse locations. Crop Sci. 6:535-538.
    Kendall, W.A. and N.L. Taylor. 1965. Growth of red clover pollen. Crop Sci. 5:241-242.
    Taylor, N.L. and W.A. Kendall. 1965. Intra- and inter-polycross competition in red clover, Trifolium pratense L. Crop Sci. 5:50-52.
    Collins, G.B. and N.L. Taylor. 1964. Relation of chromatographic patterns and interspecific compatibilities in Trifolium. Crop Sci. 4:225-226.
    Kendall, W.A. and N.L. Taylor. 1963. Rates of respiration and photosynthesis in clones of red clover. Crop Sci. 3:146-147.
    Taylor, N.L., W.H. Stroube, G.B. Collins, and W.A. Kendall 1963. Interspecific hybridization of red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Crop Sci. 3:549-552.
    Taylor, N.L., W.H. Stroube, G.B. Collins, and W.A. Kendall. 1963. Interspecific hybridization of red clover (Trifolium pratense). Crop Sci. 4:549-552.
    Kendall, W.A., W.H. Stroube, and N.L. Taylor. 1962. Growth and persistence of several varieties of red clover at various temperature and moisture levels. Agron. J. 54:345-347.
    Taylor, N.L., W.H. Stroube, W.A. Kendall, and E.N. Fergus. 1962. Variation and relation of clonal persistence and seed production in red clover. Crop Sci. 2:303-305.
    Taylor, N.L., E. Gray, W.H. Stroube and W.A. Kendall. 1961. Some effects of gamma and neutron irradiation of seeds on germination and seedling growth of red clover. Crop Sci. 1:458-460.
    Taylor, N.L. 1951. The effect of a companion grass on seed production in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.). Unpublished Masters thesis at the University of Kentucky.

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