Table 2

Comparison of the linkage map constructed in this work to those constructed for other conifers

Species

No. of mapped markers

Markers

No. of linkage groups

Observed map length in cM (Kosambi)

Average distance between markers (cM)

Reference


Pinus pinaster

1182

1161 AFLPs, 14 SSRs, 7 ESTs

12

1994

1.7

Ritter et al. 2002


Picea abies

755

661 AFLPs, 74 SSRs, 18 ESTPs, the 5S rDNA, the early cone formation

12

2035

2.6

Acheré et al. 2004


Picea glauca

821

461 AFLPs, 317 SNPs, 12 SSRs, 31 ESTPs

12

2304

2.8

Pavy et al. 2008


Picea mariana

1111

809 AFLPs, 255 SAMPL, 42 SSRs, 5 ESTPs

12

1914

1.7

Kang et al. 2010


Cryptomeria japonica

1262

968 SNPs, 121 CAPS, 117 RFLPs, 34 SSRs, 16 EST-SSRs, 1 ALP

11

1405

1.1

This study


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