TABLE 6

Genotypic correlation rg (Yjz, Mjz) between observed performance (Yjz) of maize TC progenies of F3 lines j with tester Tz, and their prediction (Mjz) from QTL mapping results of TC progenies with tester Tz in Experiments 1 and 2

Testera
ExperimentYjzMjzGrain yieldGrain moistureKernel weightProtein concentrationPlant height
1T2T10.38 ± 0.070.59 ± 0.040.73 ± 0.030.53 ± 0.050.84 ± 0.02
T1T20.26 ± 0.070.59 ± 0.050.75 ± 0.030.58 ± 0.050.73 ± 0.03
2T2T10.29 ± 0.110.12 ± 0.110.62 ± 0.080.48 ± 0.100.44 ± 0.08
T1T20.29 ± 0.120.35 ± 0.100.69 ± 0.070.57 ± 0.100.51 ± 0.09
  • Standard errors are attached.

  • a Tester employed for determining Yjz (TC performance) and Mjz (marker index score).