TABLE 6

Percentage of SSR locus pairs in LD at a P = 0.01 level

PopulationNo. of linesObserved % in LDExpected % in LDa
Overall26066.05
NSS9419.2918.91
TS5814.489.13
SS3328.924.32
• a Based on average percentage of all locus pairs showing LD in random samples containing the same number of lines.