TABLE 1

Average statistics of the markers of the simulated data sets across the 20 replicates

Marker densityAverage no. of markers/3 MaAverage distances between adjacent marker loci (cM)Average r2 between adjacent marker loci
12343.00.1280.211
21166.40.2580.190
3463.90.6510.149
4232.11.3100.122
5119.02.5900.101
  • a The average number of simulated QTL across the 20 replicates was 78.3.