Dr David Lloyd

BSc MSc PhD

Dr David Lloyd

Legume Breeder

IBERS

Contact Details

Teaching

Grader
Tutor

BDM8420 – Plant breeding BRM1510 – Grassland Science BR32020 – Crop and Grassland Production Science BDM5120 - Sustainable Grassland Systems

Research

Breeding improved varieties of legume species, including white clover (Trifolium repens), red clover (T. pratense), lucerne (Medicago sativa), field beans (Vicia faba) and peas (Pisum sativum). Genomics of legume species and marker assisted selection. Introgression of novel traits from non-domesticated ecotypes.

Publications

Jones, C, de Vega, J, Lloyd, D, Hegarty, M, Ayling, S, Powell, W & Skot, L 2020, 'Population structure and genetic diversity in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.) germplasm', Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 8364, 8364. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64989-z
Richards, CJ, Collins, R, Lloyd, D, Jones, C & Skot, L 2019, Association study for traits related to growth in alfalfa. in EGF-Eucarpia Joint Symposium. vol. 24, Grassland Science in Europe, European Grassland Federation, pp. 265-267, EGF-Eucarpia Joint Symposium, Zurich, Germany, 24 Jun 2019.
Marshall, A, Lloyd, D & Collins, R, AberSwan - Trifolium repens (white clover) medium leaf size., 2018, Plant Variety.
Julier, B, Skot, L, Karagic, D, Roldán-Ruiz, I, Barre, P & Lloyd, D 2018, Breeding forage and grain legumes to increase EU's and China's protein self-sufficiency. in G Brazauskas, G Statkevičiūtė & K Jonavičienė (eds), Breeding Grasses and Protein Crops in the Era of Genomics. Springer Nature, pp. 103-108.
Jones, C, de Vega, J, Lloyd, D, Hegarty, M, Ayling, S, Powell, W & Skot, L 2018, Population structure of red clover ecotypes collected from Europe and Asia. in G Brazauskas, G Statkevičiūtė & K Jonavičienė (eds), Breeding Grasses and Protein Crops in the Era of Genomics. Springer Nature, pp. 20-26.
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