TABLE 1

Number of genetic markers used for map construction

Mapping populationTotal markersMapped markersaMap coverageb
JOINMAPMAPMAKER
base–mat10997 (89.0)699.2769.2
base–pat10679 (74.5)591.3603.4
qtl–mat191179 (93.7)907.81017.3
qtl–pat175153 (87.4)956.11026.6
Population total581508 (87.4)
Consensus 3571359.4
  • a Percentage of mapped markers in parentheses.

  • b Map units in centimorgans using Kosambi mapping function [cM(K)].