TABLE 4

Comparison of the position of Nlp1 (BAC 81J4) and Cyc2 (BAC 53C15) on chromosome 1 of L. japonicus and L. filicaulis in the F1 hybrid

Position of clones on chromosome 1a (%)Difference in position of clones (%)
Nlp1Cyc2Nlp1 vs. Cyc2Cyc2 L. japonicus vs. L. filicaulisDifference in length of chromosome 1 (%)
L. japonicus 36.53 ± 5.32b24.42 ± 4.2712.06 ± 2.43***9.59 ± 4.64***5.64 ± 6.88*
L. filicaulis 36.56 ± 2.8434.01 ± 3.992.54 ± 5.15
  • *** Significant at P < 0.001

  • * significant at P < 0.05 only.

  • a Position is given as a percentage of chromosome length in relation to the closest telomere.

  • b Mean ± SD (n = 8–12).