Funding for this research was provided by:
Malaysian Palm Oil Board
Received: 27 March 2020
Accepted: 17 June 2020
First Online: 26 June 2020
Compliance with ethical standards
: None to declare.
: All authors agreed to the publication and approved the final version.
: The central oil palm database is ExternalRef removed. Whole-genome bisulfite sequence data can be assessed in the NCBI SRA under accession numbers SAMN03569063—SAMN03569077. The cDNA sequence of the <i>kDEF1</i> transcript is available in GenBank under accession number KR347486. RNA-sequencing data can be accessed under GEO Accession No. GSE144079.