Table 1

Heritability (H2) of bruising index (BI), specific gravity (SG), starch corrected bruising (SCB), tuber yield (TY), plant maturity (PM) and tuber shape (TS)

Data set

BI

SG

SCB

TY

PM

TS


BS

0.874

0.931

0.684

0.540

0.738

0.841

NO

0.904

0.902

0.905

0.622

0.590

0.499

EU

0.928

0.971

0.880

0.641

0.845

0.817

BE

0.783

0.957

0.632

0.262

0.999

0.640

SA

0.914

0.966

0.812

NA

0.938

0.928

NE

0.488

0.804

0.406

NA

NA

0.798

ALL

0.864

0.925

0.772

0.375

0.831

0.819


NA = Not available; BS = Bavaria Saat; NO = Norika; EU = Europlant; BE = Berding; SA = Saka; NE = Niehoff; ALL = combined data set

Values were obtained using collected data in a population of 205 tetraploid potato genotypes in a two year trial at multiple environments.

Urbany et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:7   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-7

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