Table 1 Overview of genotypic covariance between loci j and l for different populations derived from two parental lines based on LD parameter in parental lines Embedded Image and expected frequency of recombinants in generation 1 Embedded Image
PopulationGenotypic Variance-Covariance Embedded Image
DH F1 (Embedded Image)aEmbedded Image
DH generation kEmbedded Image
RILs generation kbEmbedded Image
DH and RILs generation Embedded ImageEmbedded Image
  • a DH lines derived from F1 generation.

  • b RILs after Embedded Image selfing generations (Embedded Image equals F2 population).