Cucumber Breeding (by year, then author)

Dr. Todd C. Wehner

  1. Wehner, T. C. and R. D. Locy. 1981. In vitro adventitious shoot and root formation of cultivars and lines of Cucumis sativus L. HortScience 16: 759-760.
  2. Wehner, T. C. and R. D. Locy. 1981. Tissue culture propagation of field-grown cucumber selections. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 4: 20-22.
  3. Locy, R. D. and T. C. Wehner. 1982. Cucumber shoot tip growth on 9 nitrogen sources in in vitro culture. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 5: 10-11.
  4. Robinson, R. W., T. C. Wehner, J. D. McCreight, W. R. Henderson and C. A. John. 1982. Update of cucurbit gene list and nomenclature rules. Cucurbit Genetics Coop. Rpt. 5: 62-66.
  5. Wehner, T. C. 1982. Correlation of single-plant yield with multiple-harvest yield in pickling cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop Rpt. 5: 14-15.
  6. Wehner, T. C. 1982. Weighted selection indices for trials and segregating populations. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 5: 18-20.
  7. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1982. Correlation of multiple-harvest yield with once-over yield in small plots for fresh-market cucumbers. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 5: 20-21.
  8. Wehner, T. C. and M. E. Saltveit, Jr. 1982. A compressed air test for carpel adhesion in pickling cucumbers. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 107: 631-633.
  9. Pharr, D. M., T. C. Wehner, L. W. Handley and H. N. Sox. 1983. Variation of galactinol synthase activity in cucumber leaves. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 6: 25-26.
  10. Staub, J. E., R. S. Kupper and T. C. Wehner. 1983. Preliminary evaluation of isozyme polymorphisms in Cucumis. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 6: 32-34.
  11. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1983. Effect of unequal competition from bordering rows on pickling cucumber yield trial results. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 6: 38-39.
  12. Wehner, T. C. and M. E. Saltveit, Jr. 1983. Photographic analysis of cucumber fruit elongation. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 108: 465-468.
  13. Wehner, T. C., G. E. Tolla and E. G. Humphries. 1983. A plot scale extractor for cucumber seeds. HortScience 18: 246-247.
  14. Ramirez, D. R. and T. C. Wehner. 1984. Effect of length of vegetative phase on total dry matter production and its partitioning. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 14-16.
  15. Ramirez, D. R. and T. C. Wehner. 1984. Growth analysis of three cucumber lines differing in plant habit and yield. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 17-18.
  16. Rubino, D. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1984. Early generation testing in cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 19-20.
  17. Rubino, D. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1984. Effect of inbreeding on horticultural performance of cucumber families developed from a variable population. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 21-22.
  18. Staub, J. E., R. S. Kupper and T. C. Wehner. 1984. Electrophoretic comparison of six cucumber species of Cucumis. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 27-30.
  19. Wehner, T. C. 1984. Effect of end borders on plot yield of once-over harvested pickling and fresh-market cucumbers. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 31-32.
  20. Wehner, T. C. 1984. Estimates of heritabilities and variance components for low-temperature germination ability in cucumber. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 109: 664-667.
  21. Wehner, T. C. 1984. Variation for yield within locations in homogeneous and heterogeneous cucumber populations. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 33-34.
  22. Wehner, T. C. and H. P. Fleming. 1984. Evaluation of bloater resistance in pickling cucumbers using a brine carbonation method. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 109: 261-265.
  23. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1984. Efficiency of single-harvest methods for measurement of yield in fresh-market cucumbers. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 109: 659-664.
  24. Wehner, T. C., T. J. Monaco and A. R. Bonanno. 1984. Chemical defoliation of cucumber vines for simulation of once-over harvest in small-plot yield trials. HortScience 19: 671-673.
  25. Wehner, T. C. and W. H. Swallow. 1984. Optimum plot size for once-over harvest of pickling and fresh-market cucumbers. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 7: 35-36.
  26. Perry, K. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1985. Optimum heat unit summation technique for harvest prediction of fresh-market and pickling cucumbers in North Carolina. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 8: 9-11.
  27. Staub, J. E., R. S. Kupper, D. Schuman, T. C. Wehner and B. May. 1985. Electrophoretic variation and enzyme storage stability in cucumber. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 110: 426-431.
  28. Strefeler, M. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1985. Estimates of genetic variances and covariances of three fresh-market cucumber populations. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 8: 26-28.
  29. Wehner, T. C. 1985. A standard system for making comments while collecting data in a cucumber evaluation program. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 8: 31-32.
  30. Wehner, T. C. and S. F. Jenkins, Jr. 1985. Rate of natural outcrossing in monoecious cucumbers. HortScience 20: 211-213.
  31. Wehner, T. C., J. D. McCreight, W. R. Henderson, C. A. John and R. W. Robinson. 1985. Gene list for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 8: 86-96.
  32. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1985. Effect of gynoecious expression on yield and earliness of a fresh-market cucumber hybrid. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 110: 464-466.
  33. Perry, K. B., T. C. Wehner and G. L. Johnson. 1986. Comparison of 14 methods to determine heat unit requirements for cucumber harvest. HortScience 21: 419-423.
  34. Rubino, D. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1986. Efficiency of early generation testing in pickling cucumber. Euphytica 35: 89-96.
  35. Rubino, D. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1986. Effect of inbreeding on horticultural performance of lines developed from an open-pollinated pickling cucumber population. Euphytica 35: 459-464.
  36. Strefeler, M. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1986. Estimates of heritabilities and genetic variances of three yield and five quality traits in three fresh- market cucumber populations. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 111: 599-605.
  37. Strefeler, M. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1986. Comparison of six methods of multiple trait selection for fruit yield and quality traits in three fresh-market cucumber populations. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 111: 792-798.
  38. Swallow, W. H. and T. C. Wehner. 1986. Optimum plot size determination and its application to cucumber yield trials. Euphytica 35: 421-432.
  39. Wehner, T. C. 1986. Efficiency of 3 single-harvest trials for evaluation of yield in pickling cucumber. Euphytica 35: 493-501.
  40. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1986. Effect of pot size on growth and flowering of cucumbers in the greenhouse. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 9: 47-50.
  41. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1986. Fertilizer effects in a seedling test for gynoecious expression. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 9: 51-52.
  42. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1986. Performance of cultivars of four different cucumber types for fresh-market use in North Carolina. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 9: 53-54.
  43. Wehner, T. C. and W. H. Swallow. 1986. Optimum allocation of plots into years, seasons, locations and replications for once-over harvest trials of cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 9: 44-46.
  44. Staub, J. E., T. C. Wehner and G. E. Tolla. 1987. Effect of treatment of cucumber seeds with growth regulators on emergence and yield of plants in the field. Acta Horticulturae 198: 43-49.
  45. Wehner, T. C. 1987. Efficient methods for testing vegetable cultivars. HortScience 22: 1220-1223.
  46. Wehner, T. C. 1987. Genotype-environment interaction for cucumber yield in 23 North Carolina environments. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 10: 25-26.
  47. Wehner, T. C. 1987. Value of 12 season-location combinations for cucumber yield trials in North Carolina. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 10: 27-28.
  48. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1987. Optimum plant density for determinate cucumbers. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 10: 29-30.
  49. Wehner, T. C., J. E. Staub and C. E. Peterson. 1987. Inheritance of littleleaf and multiple-branched plant habit in cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 10: 33-34.
  50. Cade, R. M, T. C. Wehner and F. A. Blazich. 1988. Embryogenesis from cotyledon-derived callus of Cucumis sativus L. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 11: 3-4.
  51. Ramirez, D. R., T. C. Wehner and C. H. Miller. 1988. Growth analysis of three cucumber lines differing in plant habit. HortScience 23: 145-148.
  52. Ramirez, D. R., T. C. Wehner and C. H. Miller. 1988. Source limitation by defoliation and its effect on dry matter production and yield of cucumber. HortScience 23: 704-706.
  53. Wehner, T. C. 1988. Effect of end-border condition on small-plot yield of cucumber. Euphytica 38: 113-119.
  54. Wehner, T. C. 1988. Survey of cucumber breeding methods in the U.S.A. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 11: 9-12.
  55. Wehner, T. C. 1988. Cluster analysis of environments for the U.S.A. southern cooperative slicing cucumber trials. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 11: 13-14.
  56. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1988. Number of seeds per mature fruit for different types of cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 11: 15-16.
  57. McCarthy, W. H., T. C. Wehner and M. E. Daub. 1989. Isolation and culture of Cucumis metuliferus protoplasts. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 12: 26-29.
  58. Miller, C. H. and T. C. Wehner. 1989. Cucumbers. pp. 245-264. In: Quality and preservation of vegetables, N. A. M. Eskin (ed.). CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, Fla.
  59. Pierce, L. K. and T. C. Wehner. 1989. Gene list for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 12: 91-103.
  60. Staub, J. E., T. C. Wehner and G. E. Tolla. 1989. The effects of chemical seed treatments on horticultural characteristics in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Scientia Hort. 38: 1-10.
  61. Swallow, W. H. and T. C. Wehner. 1989. Optimum allocation of plots to years, seasons, locations, and replications, and its application to once-over-harvest cucumber trials. Euphytica 43: 59-68.
  62. Wehner, T. C. 1989. Breeding for improved yield in cucumber. Plant Breed. Rev. (Ed.) J. Janick. Vol. 9: 323-359.
  63. Wehner, T. C. 1989. Cucumber yield improvement through breeding in the southeast U.S.A. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 12: 9-10.
  64. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1989. Delayed pollination successful for cucumbers in North Carolina greenhouse. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 12: 15-16.
  65. Wehner, T. C. and R. R. Horton, Jr. 1989. Seed weight of cucumber cultivars. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 12: 16-17.
  66. Wehner, T. C., R. L. Lower, J. E. Staub and G. E. Tolla. 1989. Convergent-divergent selection for cucumber fruit yield. HortScience 24: 667-669.
  67. Cade, R. M., T. C. Wehner and F. A. Blazich. 1990. Effect of explant age and growth regulator concentration on adventitious shoot formation from cucumber cotyledonary tissue. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 13: 14-17.
  68. Cade, R. M., T. C. Wehner and F. A. Blazich. 1990. Somatic embryos derived from cotyledons of cucumber. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 115:691-696.
  69. Metwally, M. I. and T. C. Wehner. 1990. Breeding cucumbers for fresh-market production in Egypt. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 13: 12-13.
  70. Perry, K. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1990. Prediction of cucumber harvest date using a heat unit model. HortScience 25: 405-406.
  71. Pierce, L. K. and T. C. Wehner. 1990. Review of genes and linkage groups in cucumber. HortScience 25: 605-615.
  72. Wehner, T. C. 1990. Cucumber cultivars and breeding lines for the U. S. D. A. plant introduction collection. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 13: 1-3.
  73. Wehner, T. C., R. M. Cade and R. D. Locy. 1990. Cell, tissue, and organ culture techniques for genetic improvement of cucurbits. In: D. M. Bates, R. W. Robinson and C. Jeffrey (ed.) Biol. Util. Cucurbitaceae. Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, NY, p. 367-381.
  74. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1990. Yield of cucumbers in multiple-harvest trials with dissimilar genotypes in border rows. HortScience 25: 106-108.
  75. Lower, R. L., T. C. Wehner, and S. F. Jenkins, Jr. 1991. Gy 4 cucumber inbred and ‘Raleigh’ hybrid pickling cucumber. HortScience 26:77-78.
  76. Wehner, T. C., S. F. Jenkins, Jr., and R. L. Lower. 1991. Gy 5 cucumber inbred and ‘Johnston’ hybrid pickling cucumber. HortScience 26:78-79.
  77. Wehner, T. C. and R. W. Robinson. 1991. A brief history of the development of cucumber cultivars in the U. S. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 14: 1-4.
  78. Wehner, T. C. 1993. Gene list update for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 16: 92-97.
  79. Wehner, T. C. and C. H. Miller. 1993. Vine rolling vs. conventional multiple harvest of cucumbers in North Carolina. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 16: 5-7.
  80. Walters, S. A. and T. C. Wehner. 1994. Evaluation of the United States cucumber germplasm collection for early flowering. J. Plant Breeding: 112: 234-238.
  81. Walters, S. A. and T. C. Wehner. 1994. Evaluation of the U.S. cucumber germplasm collection for root size using a subjective rating technique. Euphytica 79: 39-43.
  82. Wehner, T. C. 1994. A set of cucumbers to represent the American market. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 17: 12-13.
  83. Wehner, T. C. and E. G. Humphries. 1994. A seed dryer for cucumber seeds. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 17: 54-56.
  84. Wehner, T. C. and E. G. Humphries. 1995. A single-fruit seed extractor for cucumbers. HortTechnology 5: 268-273.
  85. Wehner, T. C. and R. L. Lower. 1995. North Carolina State University cucumber germplasm and cultivar releases, 1957 to 1988. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 18: 3-4.
  86. Perry, K. B. and T. C. Wehner. 1996. A heat unit accumulation method for predicting cucumber harvest date. HortTechnology 6: 27-30.
  87. Wehner, T. C. and C. S. Cramer. 1996. Gain for pickling cucumber yield and fruit shape using recurrent selection. Crop Sci. 36: 1538-1544.
  88. Wehner, T. C. and C. S. Cramer. 1996. Ten cycles of recurrent selection for fruit yield, earliness, and quality in three slicing cucumber populations. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 121: 362-366.
  89. Wehner, T. C. and R. L. Lower. 1996. Once-over harvest yield of cucumber hybrids made with a determinate parent. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 19: 17-20.
  90. Schultheis, J. R., T. C. Wehner, and S. A. Walters. 1997. Mixtures of cucumber cultigens affect yield in a multiple-harvest system. HortScience 32: 1024-1027.
  91. Shetty, N. V. and T. C. Wehner. 1997. Measurement of sex expression in cucumber using percentage staminate nodes and a subjective rating for gynoecy. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 20: 7-8.
  92. Wehner, T. C. 1997. Three pickling cucumber populations: NCWBP, NCMBP, and NCEP1. HortScience 32: 941-944.
  93. Wehner, T. C. and J. S. Liu. 1997. Independent segregation among 11 gene loci in cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 20: 1-2.
  94. Wehner, T. C. and J. E. Staub. 1997. 1997 gene list for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 20: 66-88.
  95. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Fruit yield and yield component means and correlations of four slicing cucumber populations improved through six to ten cycles of recurrent selection. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 123: 388-395.
  96. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Performance of three selection cycles from four slicing cucumber populations hybridized with a tester. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 123: 396-400.
  97. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Stand correction methods for cucumber fruit yield. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 21: 18-20.
  98. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Yield components in cucumber: an overview, p. 271-276. Cucurbitaceae ’98, evaluation and enhancement of cucurbit germplasm (Ed. J. D. McCreight). ASHS Press, Alexandria, VA.
  99. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Fruit yield and yield components of cucumber populations grown at low plant density, p. 277-285. Cucurbitaceae ’98, evaluation and enhancement of cucurbit germplasm (Ed. J. D. McCreight). ASHS Press, Alexandria, VA.
  100. Schultheis, J. R., T. C. Wehner, and S. A. Walters. 1998. Optimum planting density and harvest stage for little-leaf and normal-leaf cucumbers for once-over harvest. Can. J. Plant Sci. 78: 333-340.
  101. Shetty, N. V. and T. C. Wehner. 1998. Evaluation of oriental trellis cucumbers for production in North Carolina. HortScience 33: 891-896.
  102. Wehner, T. C. 1998. Three slicing cucumber populations: NCWBS, NCMBS, and NCES1. HortScience 33: 168-170.
  103. Wehner, T. C. 1998. Two special cucumber populations: NCH1 and NCBA1. HortScience 33: 766-768.
  104. Wehner, T. C., J. S. Liu, and J. E. Staub. 1998. Two-gene interaction and linkage for bitterfree foliage in cucumber. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 123: 401-403.
  105. Wehner, T. C., J. E. Staub, and J. S. Liu. 1998. A recessive gene for revolute cotyledons in cucumber. J. Hered. 89: 86-87.
  106. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1999. Testcross performance of three selection cycles from four pickling cucumber populations. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 124: 257-261.
  107. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 1999. Little heterosis for yield and yield components in hybrids of six cucumber inbreds. Euphytica 110: 99-108.
  108. Cramer, C. S., T. C. Wehner, and S. B. Donaghy. 1999. PATHSAS: a SAS computer program for path coefficient analysis of quantitative data. J. Hered. 90: 260-262.
  109. Wehner, T. C. 1999. Vegetable cultivar descriptions for North America, list 24, Cucumber. HortScience 34: 785-795.
  110. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 2000. Fruit yield and yield component correlations of four pickling cucumber populations. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 23:12-15.
  111. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 2000. Testing method and the correlation between fruit yield and yield components in cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 23:16-20.
  112. Cramer, C. S. and T. C. Wehner. 2000. Path analysis of the correlation between fruit number and plant traits of cucumber populations. HortScience 35: 708-711.
  113. Liu, J. S. and T. C. Wehner. 2000. Linkage inheritance among 6 genes in cucumber. Hereditas (Beijing) 22 (3): 137-140.
  114. Shetty, N. V. and T. C. Wehner. 2000. Breeding for high fruit yield in cucumber. Proc. Cucurbitaceae 2000, p. 21-27 (eds. N. Katzir and H. S. Paris).
  115. Wehner, T. C. 2000. What are burpless cucumbers? HortTechnology 10: 317-320.
  116. Wehner, T. C. and N. V. Shetty. 2000. Screening the cucumber germplasm collection for resistance to gummy stem blight in North Carolina field tests. HortScience 35: 1132-1140.
  117. Wehner, T. C., N. V. Shetty, and R. L. Clark. 2000. Screening the cucumber germplasm collection for combining ability for yield. HortScience 35: 1141-1150.
  118. Wehner, T. C., N. V. Shetty, and L. G. Wilson. 2000. Screening the cucumber germplasm collection for fruit storage ability. HortScience 35: 699-707.
  119. Xie, J. and T. C. Wehner. 2001. Gene list 2001 for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 24: 110-136.
  120. Shetty, N. V. and T. C. Wehner. 2002. Screening the cucumber germplasm collection for fruit yield and quality. Crop Sci. 42: 2174-2183.
  121. Shetty, N. V. and T. C. Wehner. 2002. Estimation of fruit grade weights based on fruit number and total fruit weight in cucumber. HortScience 37: 1117-1121.
  122. Walters, S. A. and T. C. Wehner. 2002. Incompatibility in diploid and tetraploid crosses of Cucumis sativus and Cucumis metuliferus. Euphytica 128: 371-374.
  123. Wehner, T. C. 2002. Vegetable cultivar descriptions for North America, list 26, cucumber. HortScience 37: 27-29.
  124. Xie, J., T. C. Wehner, and M. A. Conkling. 2002. PCR-based single-strand conformation polymorphism (SSCP) analysis to clone nine aquaporin genes in cucumber. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 127: 925-930.
  125. Cramer, C. S., T. C. Wehner, and S. B. Donaghy. 2003. PATHSAS: Path coefficient analysis of quantitative traits. In (M. S. Kang, ed.) Handbook of formulas and software for plant geneticists and breeders. Haworth Reference Press, Binghamton, NY, pp. 89-96.
  126. Guner, N. and T. C. Wehner. 2003. Survey of U.S. land-grant universities for training of plant breeding students. Crop Sci. 43: 1938-1944.
  127. Liu, J., T. C. Wehner, and S. B. Donaghy. 2003. Gene segregation and linkage analysis. In (M. S. Kang, ed.) Handbook of formulas and software for plant geneticists and breeders. Haworth Reference Press, Binghamton, NY, pp. 231-253.
  128. Wehner, T. C. and D.N. Maynard. 2003. Cucumbers, melons, and other cucurbits. In: S.H. Katz (editor) Encyclopedia of Food and Culture. Scribner & Sons, New York, 2014 p.
  129. Wehner, T. C. and D.N. Maynard. 2003. Cucurbitaceae (vine crops). In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Nature Publishing.
  130. Xie, J., T. C. Wehner, K. Wollenberg, M. D. Purugganan, and M. A. Conkling. 2003. Intron and polypeptide evolution of conserved NPA to NPA motif regions in plant aquaporins. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 128: 591-597.
  131. Wehner, T. C. and N. Guner. 2004. Growth stage, flowering pattern, yield, and harvest date prediction of four types of cucumber tested at 10 planting dates.  Acta Hort. 637: 223-229.
  132. Klosinska, U., E. U. Kozik, and T. C. Wehner. 2006. Inheritance of a new trait – twin fused fruit – in cucumber. HortScience 41: 313-314.
  133. Kozik, E. U. and T. C. Wehner. 2006. Inheritance of chilling resistance in cucumber seedlings. Proc. Cucurbitaceae 2006, p. 121-124 (ed. G. J. Holmes). Universal Press, Raleigh, North Carolina.
  134. Wehner, T. C. 2006. Gene list 2005 for cucumber. Cucurbit Genet. Coop. Rpt. 28-29: 105-141.
  135. Gusmini, G., T. C. Wehner, and S. B. Donaghy. 2007. SASQuant: A SAS software program to estimate genetic effects and heritabilities of quantitative traits in populations consisting of 6 related generations. J. Hered. 98: 345-350.
  136. Gusmini, G. and T. C. Wehner. 2008. Fifty-five years of yield improvement for cucumber, melon, and watermelon in the United States. HortTechnology 18:9-12.
  137. Staub, J. E. M. D. Robbins and T. C. Wehner. 2008. Cucumber (p. 241-282). In: J. Prohens and F. Nuez (eds.). Handbook of Plant Breeding; Vegetables I: Asteraceae, Brassicaceae, Chenopodiaceae, and Cucurbitaceae. Springer Science+Business LLC, New York, NY, 426 p.17.
  138. Kozik, E. U. and T. C. Wehner. 2008. A single dominant gene Ch for chilling resistance in cucumber seedlings. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 133: 225-227.
  139. Zhang, S., X. Gu, and T. C. Wehner. 2008. Brief introduction about cucumber production, breeding and processing in U.S.A. China Vegetables 1: 6-8.
  140. Yang, ShuangJuan, Han Miao, ShengPing Zhang, ZhouChao Cheng, Jian Zhou, ShaoYun Dong, T. C. Wehner and XingFang Gu. 2011. Genetic analysis and mapping of gl-2 gene in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Acta Horticulturae Sinica; 38: 1685-1692.
  141. Call, A. D., A. D. Criswell, T. C. Wehner, K. Ando and R. Grumet. 2012. Resistance of cucumber cultivars to a new strain of cucurbit downy mildew. HortScience 47: 171-178.
  142. Call, A. D., A. D. Criswell, T. C. Wehner, U. Klosinska and E. U. Kozik. 2012. Screening cucumber for resistance to downy mildew caused by Pseudoperonospora cubensis (Berk. and Curt.) Rostov. Crop Sci. 52: 577-592.
  143. Kumar, R. and T. C. Wehner. 2012. Growth regulators improve the intercrossing rate of cucumber families for recurrent selection. Crop Sci. 52: 2115-2120.
  144. Wehner, T. C. and R. Kumar. 2012. Requirement for pollenizer in new monoecious hybrid cucumber ‘NC-Sunshine’. HortTechnology 22: 191-195.
  145. Zhang, S. P., M. M. Liu, H. Miao, S. Q. Zhang, Y. H. Yang, B. Y. Xie, T. C. Wehner and X. F. Gu. 2012. Chromosomal mapping and QTL analysis of resistance to downy mildew in Cucumis sativus. Plant Disease 97: 245-251.
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  147. Gao, Z., T. C. Wehner, H. Chen, Y. Lin, X. Wang, M. Wei, F. Yang and Q. Shi. 2013. Deciphering the possible mechanism of exogenous NO alleviating alkali stress on cucumber leaves by transcriptomic analysis. Scientia Hort. 150: 377-386.
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  149. McCreight, J. D., J. E. Staub, T. C. Wehner and N. P. S. Dhillon. 2013. Gone global: familiar and exotic cucurbits have Asian origins. HortScience 48: 1078-1089.
  150. Wehner, T. C. and B. Mou. 2013. Vegetable cultivar descriptions for North America, list 27, 2013. HortScience 48: 245-286.
  151. Zhang, S. P., H. Miao, R. Sun, X. Wang, S. Huang, T. C. Wehner and X. Gu. 2013. Localization of a new gene for bitterness in cucumber. J. Heredity 104:134-139.
  152. Cohen, Y., K. M. VandenLangenberg, T. C. Wehner, P. S. Ojiambo, M. Hausbeck, L. M. Quesada-Ocampo, A. Lebeda, H. Sierotzki, and U. Gisi. 2015. Resurgence of Pseudoperonospora cubensis: the causal agent of cucurbit downy mildew. Phytophathology 105: 998-1012.
  153. Lu, H. W., H. Miao, G. L. Tian, T. C. Wehner, X. F. Gu and S. P. Zhang. 2015. Molecular mapping and candidate gene analysis for yellow fruit flesh in cucumber. Mol. Breeding 35: 64-71.
  154. Staub, J. E., V. S. Gordon, P. Simon and T. C. Wehner. 2015. Chilling-tolerant U.S.-processing cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.): Three advanced backcross and ten inbred backcross lines. HortScience 50: 1252-1254.
  155. Cui, J-Y., H. Miao, L-H. Ding, T. C. Wehner, P-N. Liu, Y. Wang, S-P. Zhang, and X-F. Gu. 2016. A new glabrous gene (csgl3) identified in trichome development in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). PLoS ONE 11: 1-13.
  156. Dia, M., T. C. Wehner and C. Arellano. 2016. Analysis of genotype X environment interaction (GxE) using SAS programming. Agron. J. 108: 1838–1852.
  157. VandenLangenberg, K. and T. C. Wehner. 2016. Downy mildew disease progress in resistant and susceptible cucumbers tested in the field at different growth stages. HortScience 51: 984-988.
  158. Wang, Y., K. VandenLangenberg, T. C. Wehner, P. A. G. Kraan, J. Suelmann, X. Zheng, K. Owens, and Y. Weng. 2016. QTL mapping for downy mildew resistance in cucumber inbred line WI7120 (PI 330628). Theor. Appl. Genet. 129:1493–1505.
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