TABLE 1

Number of markers per enzyme combination per parent

Segregation type (1:1 or 3:1) and parental zygosityNo. of primer combinations per enzyme combinationAverage no. of markers per primer combination
AFLP enzyme combinationab × aa SH markeraa × ab RH markerab × ab bridge markerTotal no. of markers
EcoRI/MseI255820991746640320831
SacI/MseI75469052319677925
PstI/MseI84260448919359421
Other markers3320760
Total4187341327651036538127