Solution | Parameter definition | Notation |
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E_{0} | Mean | μ |
E_{1} | Additive effect of locus A | a_{1} |
E_{2} | Dominance effect of locus A | d_{1} |
E_{3} | Additive effect of locus B | a_{2} |
E_{4} | Dominance effect of locus B | d_{2} |
E_{5} | Additive × additive effect of loci A and B | i_{aa} |
E_{6} | Additive × dominance effect of loci A and B | i_{ad} |
E_{7} | Dominance × additive effect of loci A and B | i_{da} |
E_{8} | Dominance × dominance effect of loci A and B | i_{dd} |
E_{i}'s are the solutions of Equation 1 with the orthogonal contrast scales in Table 2. The exact expressions of E_{i}'s are shown in Equations 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.