petiole CACONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CaConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
SL2.5 (mm)
SL2.5_M_mm
CottonGen
Jing Yu
AASer_M_pct
serine (%)
CottonGen
XamSusPlt_Cmp_pct
Xam sus plt (%)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SConcLf_M_mgkg
leaf SCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
3
heavy
GTO (%)
CottonGen
GTO_M_pct
Jing Yu
7
golden
3
ovule
Jing Yu
3rd lobe width (cm)
L3W_M_cm
CottonGen
flowering score (0-4)
FlwSc_E_0to4
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
LY_M_gplt
LY (g/plant)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BPnt_E_1to3
boll point (1-3)
CottonGen
UHML (inch)
UHML_M_inch
Jing Yu
CottonGen
num of mono-branch
MonoBrh_Cnt_brh
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Not became brown
3
2
small
5
tan
SKI_M_g
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SKI (g)
Jing Yu
AAGly_M_pct
glycine (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
leaf chlorophyll content (mg/g)
CottonGen
ChlLf_M_mgg
yellow
2
Jing Yu
FV4Nd_Cnt_num
FOV4 num of stem node
CottonGen
Jing Yu
trichome density on plant (1-7)
DTP_E_1to7
CottonGen
SPC_M_pct100knl
Jing Yu
SPC (%)
CottonGen
CottonGen
QS-5-2.5-1-1.5_Cmp_pct
1
QS (5
Jing Yu
1.5)
2.5
L1W_M_cm
main lobe width (cm)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
YS (mN/tex)
YS_M_mN_tex
CottonGen
3
dark red
2
semi kidney
CottonGen
FNC (g-1)
FNC_M_g1
Jing Yu
laciniate
5
1
resistant
SI_M_g1000Sd
CottonGen
SI 1000 Seed (g)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
leaf ZNCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
ZnConcLf_M_mgkg
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SNPB_Cmp_sdbll
SNPB
CottonGen
Jing Yu
fstage VW incidence (%)
VWDIFlwStgInc_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
FFBN1_Cnt_num
ffb pos by node coty 1
Jing Yu
high
2
2
high
FeConcLf_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
leaf FECONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
medium
2
Jing Yu
FL_M_mm
FL (mm)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
mstage VW index (%)
VWDSMat_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
CottonGen
petiole KCONC (mg/kg)
KConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
LI (g/100seed)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
LI_Cmp_g100sd
CottonGen
Jing Yu
VWDS15dIdx_Cmp_pct
15 DAI VW index (%)
AACys_E_pct
cysteine (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
root FECONC (mg/kg)
FeConcRt_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
lesf color (1-6)
CottonGen
LFCL_E_1to6
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
SFCHVI_M_pct
SFC HVI (%)
CottonGen
bolls
3
CottonGen
SCP (%)
Jing Yu
SCP_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
FLW50_E_day
days to 50% flowering
Jing Yu
5
five locules.
1
medium
2
cream
2
off white
SNC_M_pct
CottonGen
SNC (%)
Jing Yu
susceptible
3
Jing Yu
leaf MGCONC (mg/kg)
MgConcLf_M_mgkg
CottonGen
CottonGen
UHML (mm)
UHML_M_mm
Jing Yu
SConcRt_M_mgkg
root SCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
FOV4 RVS (0-5)
CottonGen
FV4Rt_E_0to5R
Jing Yu
CottonGen
SConcStm_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
stem SCONC (mg/kg)
root BCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BConcRt_M_mgkg
only 1 on main vein
1
LY (g/plot)
CottonGen
LY_M_gplot
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
stem color (1-3)
StmCol_E_1to3
CottonGen
linolenic acid (%)
CottonGen
FALin_M_pct
Jing Yu
1.5
QS (5
Jing Yu
CottonGen
2.5
QS-5-2.5-1.5-1_Cmp_pct
1)
6
rust
Jing Yu
leaf KNACONCR
CottonGen
KNaConcRLf_Cmp_ratio
CottonGen
AALeu_M_pct
Jing Yu
leucine (%)
1
medium
2
dark green
intermediate
2
5
very hairy
CottonGen
PConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
petiole PCONC (mg/kg)
short branch
3
CottonGen
lint color (1-9)
LintCol_E_1to9
Jing Yu
pyramid
4
very weak
2
light
2
CottonGen
BollSp_E_1to5
Jing Yu
boll shape (1-5)
few
2
seed KNACONCR
KNaConcSd_Cmp_ratio
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
LSTDS_E_1to6R
Jing Yu
LSTDS (1-6)
L2L3A_M_degree
Jing Yu
angle between 2nd and 3rd lobes (Ã¢Ë†Å¾)
CottonGen
reduced
2
6
Jing Yu
WASTE_M_pct
waste (%)
CottonGen
4
75% stand (75%)
CottonGen
MIC (unit)
MIC_M_unit
Jing Yu
stem gossypol glands (0-3)
StmGsp_M_0to3
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
fstage VW index (%)
VWDSFlwStgIdx_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
CottonGen
Jing Yu
TBBWLY_M_lb/a
TBBW LY (lb/a)
2
25% stand (25%)
0
none
LSTDS (1-10)
CottonGen
LSTDS_E_1to10R
Jing Yu
late
4
1
oval
sparse
2
Jing Yu
leaf CUCONC (mg/kg)
CuConcLf_M_mgkg
CottonGen
CottonGen
FAPal_M_pct
Jing Yu
palmitic acid (%)
SOC_E_1to2
CottonGen
SOC (1-2)
Jing Yu
root CACONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CaConcRt_M_mgkg
CottonGen
2
sun red
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BN per plant
BN_Cnt_bllplt
attribute
bract shape (1-7)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BrSp_E_1to7
seed energy germinate normal (%)
CottonGen
SDVSdEngN_M_pct
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
angle between main and 2nd lobes (Ã¢Ë†Å¾)
L1L2A_M_degree
CottonGen
MnConcLf_M_mgkg
leaf MNCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
FeConcPeti_M_mgkg
petiole FECONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
root MGCONC (mg/kg)
MgConcRt_M_mgkg
CottonGen
5
1 main and 4 on other veins
CottonGen
SdTp_E_1to3
Jing Yu
seed type (1-3)
ZnConcRt_M_mgkg
CottonGen
root ZNCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
TBBWcLY_M_lba
TBBW-c LY (lb/a)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Jing Yu
petiole NACONC (mg/kg)
NaConcPeti_M_mgkg
acronym
CottonGen
root PCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
PConcRt_M_mgkg
SCF %
Jing Yu
SCF_M_pct
CottonGen
no stand (0%)
0
0
absent
4
tolerant
CottonGen
leaf PCONC (mg/kg)
PConcLf_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
CottonGen
PetSpt_E_0to3
petal spot (0-3)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Jing Yu
30 DAI VW index (%)
VWDS30Idx_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
FS (1-2)
FS_E_1to2
CottonGen
moderately pointed
1
petiole BCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
BConcPeti_M_mgkg
CottonGen
cream
3
Jing Yu
SCNC_M_g1
seed coat nep (g-1)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
LY (lb/acre)
LY_Cmp_lbacre
StmD_M_mm
CottonGen
Jing Yu
main stem diameter (mm)
seed MNCONC (mg/kg)
MnConcSd_M_mgkg
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
FOV1-RKN plant height (cm)
Jing Yu
FV1RKPltH_M_cm
prostrate
3
white
9
trichome density on stem
Jing Yu
CottonGen
DTS_E_1to7R
CottonGen
fruiting type (1-3)
Jing Yu
FrtTp_E_1to3
CnpTp_E_1to4
CottonGen
canopy type (1-4
Jing Yu
)
E1 (%)
CottonGen
E1_M_pct
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
FS_M_kNmkg
FS (kNm/kg)
CottonGen
CottonGen
UQLw (cm)
Jing Yu
UQLw_M_cm
naked
1
3
inactive
DTL_E_1to9R
Jing Yu
trichome density on leaf
CottonGen
KConcLf_M_mgkg
leaf KCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
3)
QS (2
Jing Yu
4
QS-2-1-4-3_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
1
Jing Yu
SalT_E_1to4
salinity tolerance (1-4)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FF_E_1to3
FF (1-3)
CottonGen
2
round
Product_E_0to5
productiveness (0-5)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
3
heavy
CottonGen
Rd (%)
Jing Yu
CRD_M_pct
cordate
7
1
green
CottonGen
LY (kg/ha)
Jing Yu
LY_M_kgha
SP_M_pct
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SP (%)
leaf gossypol glands (0-3)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
LfGl_E_0to3
Jing Yu
stem NACONC (mg/kg)
NaConcStm_M_mgkg
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FOV1-RKN plant survival (%)
FV1RKPltSv_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
AAPhe_M_pct
phenylalanine (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
DTS_E_1to9R
CottonGen
trichome density on stem
Jing Yu
FWR_E_1to5
fusarium wilt resist (1-5)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
strong
7
2
high resistant
Jing Yu
petiole KNACONCR
KNaConcPeti_Cmp_ratio
CottonGen
leaf size (1-4)
LfSz_E_1to4
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SCY_M_gplant
CottonGen
SCY (g/plant)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
NaConcLf_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
leaf NACONC (mg/kg)
L1L_M_cm
CottonGen
Jing Yu
main lobe length (cm)
Jing Yu
FOV1-RKN RVS (0-5)
CottonGen
FV1RKRt_E_0to5R
CottonGen
SCY_M_lbacre
SCY (lb/acre)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
stem BCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
BConcStm_M_mgkg
1
High
CottonGen
Jing Yu
boll pitting (1-4)
BPit_E_1to4
FFBN0_Cnt_num
CottonGen
ffb pos by node coty 0
Jing Yu
leaf CACONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
CaConcLf_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
green
1
leaf nect (0-6)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
LfNect_E_0to6
3
25-36 bolls
super okra
4
CottonGen
stem CACONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CaConcStm_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
Xam sus index (0-9)
XamSusIdx_E_0to9R
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FM HVI (%)
FMHVI_M_pct
CottonGen
light yellow
3
4
compact
CottonGen
BNect_E_0to3
Jing Yu
boll nectaries (0-3)
short buried
4
SFCn_M_num
SFCn (g)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SI (g)
SI_M_g100Sd
CottonGen
Jing Yu
heavy
3
resistant
2
FUR (%)
CottonGen
FUR_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
CottonGen
LP_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
LP (%)
1
normal
1
Extra long
trichome density on bract (num/cm)
CottonGen
DTB_Cnt_numcm
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Boll50S_E_day
Jing Yu
days sowing to 50% boll opening
1
green
CottonGen
MnConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
petiole MNCONC (mg/kg)
bract type (1-4)
Jing Yu
BrTp_E_1to4
CottonGen
7
red
num of all stem node
CottonGen
Jing Yu
StmNN_Cnt_ndAstm
CottonGen
FNPS_Cmp_numsd
Jing Yu
FNPS HVI (num/seed)
3
tolerant
3
light yellow
T0 (g/tex)
CottonGen
FST0_M_gtex
Jing Yu
SGCfr_M_pct
CottonGen
free gossypol (%)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Jing Yu
stem ZNCONC (mg/kg)
ZnConcStm_M_mgkg
num of fb nodes
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FBNdN_Cmp_ndbrh
Xam resist (1-3)
CottonGen
XamPltRespE_1to3
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
days to 50% seed germinating
DOE50_E_day
CottonGen
Jing Yu
leaf lobes
CottonGen
LBN_Cnt_text
1
free
Jing Yu
TBBWPtialLY_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
TBBW potential LY (%)
3)
QS-4.5-2.5-0-3_Cmp_pct
0
Jing Yu
QS (4.5
2.5
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BrNect_E_0to3
bract nectaries (0-3)
CottonGen
SOC_M_pct
CottonGen
SOC (%)
Jing Yu
seg
2
Jing Yu
seed KCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
KConcSd_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
3rd lobe length (cm)
L3L_M_cm
CottonGen
root NACONC (mg/kg)
NaConcRt_M_mgkg
CottonGen
Jing Yu
ZnConcSd_M_mgkg
seed ZNCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
medium
1
Jing Yu
total nep (g-1)
CottonGen
TNC_M_g1
DTL_E_1to6
Jing Yu
trichome density on leaf (1-6)
CottonGen
LY (g/boll)
Jing Yu
LY_M_gboll
CottonGen
4
outcross
2
light
CottonGen
Jing Yu
PlotStd_E_0to6
plot plant stand (0-6)
2
spreading
5
red
stem KCONC (mg/kg)
KConcStm_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
CottonGen
plant height (cm)
PH_M_cm
Jing Yu
CottonGen
SKC (%)
Jing Yu
SKC_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
small
2
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FOV1-RKN FS (0-5)
FV1RKLf_E_0to5R
Jing Yu
FLw (mm)
CottonGen
FLw_M_mm
MgConcPeti_M_mgkg
petiole MGCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
4
four locules
4
sword
Jing Yu
pollen color (1-9)
CottonGen
PollCol_E_1to9
CottonGen
PConcSd_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
seed PCONC (mg/kg)
VWDI (%)
VWDIInc_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Strong
2
flared
3
Jing Yu
filament color (1-6)
CottonGen
FlmCol_E_1to
CottonGen
NaConcSd_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
seed NACONC (mg/kg)
stearic acid (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FASte_M_pct
BollSz_E_1to4
boll size (1-4)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
4
very pitted
Area_M_pct
AREA (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
green
8
light
1
4
light brown (tan)
2nd lobe length (cm)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
L2L_M_cm
6
purple
Jing Yu
boll gossypol glands (0-3)
BollGl_E_0to3
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FIM (%)
FIM_M_pct
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
petiole ZNCONC (mg/kg)
ZnConcPeti_M_mgkg
susceptive
5
CottonGen
FS_M_gtex
Jing Yu
T1 (g/tex)
CaConcSd_M_mgkg
seed CACONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
30 DAI VW incidence (%)
Jing Yu
VWDI30dInc_Cmp_pct
SCY_M_kgha
Jing Yu
CottonGen
SCY (kg/ha)
CottonGen
LP (1-2)
LP_E_1to2
Jing Yu
CottonGen
BConcLf_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
leaf BCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
plant color (0-3)
CottonGen
PltCol_E_0to3
SY_Cmp_lbacre
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SY (lb/acre)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
wet tolerance (1-4)
WetT_E_1to4
CuConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
CottonGen
petiole CUCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
seed SCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
SConcSd_M_mgkg
white
1
3
cone
large
3
SCY_M_gplot
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SCY (g/plot)
CottonGen
SGCm_M
Jing Yu
gossypol minus
13-24 bolls
2
CottonGen
Cb_M_read
b (read)
Jing Yu
3
extreme protruding
Relatively long
3
CottonGen
Jing Yu
PMGw_E_1to5
plot growth stage (1-5)
brown
5
Jing Yu
stem KNACONCR
KNaConcStm_Cmp_ratio
CottonGen
white
1
SFCw_M_g
SFCw (g)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SdFzCol_E_0to7
seed fuzz color (0-7)
FF_M_mNTex
CottonGen
FF (mTx)
Jing Yu
entity
Jing Yu
sstage VW incidence (%)
CottonGen
VWDISdgInc_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
boll open (%)
BOR_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
2
light
BWt_Cmp_g
CottonGen
BWT (g)
Jing Yu
FSAFIS_M_unit
Jing Yu
fiber tenacity (unit)
CottonGen
PConcStm_M_mgkg
stem PCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
bract teeth size (0-3)
Jing Yu
BrTSz_E_0to3
CottonGen
FMR (%)
CottonGen
FMR_M_pct
Jing Yu
2
dwarf
hairy
4
ANR_E_1to5
CottonGen
anthracnose resist (1-5)
Jing Yu
cluster
2
MgConcSd_M_mgkg
CottonGen
seed MGCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
KConcRt_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
root KCONC (mg/kg)
seed fuzz grade (0-4)
CottonGen
SdFzGd_E_0to4
Jing Yu
0
glandless
4
susceptive
pitted
3
CottonGen
sstage VW index (%)
Jing Yu
VWDSSdgIdx_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
Boll50_E_day
days to 50% boll opening
Jing Yu
kidney
3
weak
3
CottonGen
FV4PltSv_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
FOV4 plant survival (%)
cream
2
6
tall
seed FECONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
FeConcSd_M_mgkg
CottonGen
days flowering to boll open
CottonGen
Jing Yu
DOFB_E_day
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Xcm resist (1-3)
XcmPltRespE_1to3
Jing Yu
drought tolerance (1-4)
DrtT_E_1to4
CottonGen
medium
1
Jing Yu
FNS (g)
CottonGen
FNS_M_g
FSCI
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FSCI_M_idx
Jing Yu
verticillium wilt resist (1-5)
VWR_E_1to5
CottonGen
pilose
6
MnConcStm_M_mgkg
CottonGen
stem MNCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
FD (num/mm2)
Jing Yu
FD_Cmp_nummm2
6
greater than five locules
CottonGen
FV4Lf_E_0to5R
Jing Yu
FOV4 FS (0-5)
LclNPB_E_1to6
Jing Yu
locule number per boll (1-6)
CottonGen
SGCp_M
gossypol plus
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
plant shape (1-5)
Jing Yu
PS_E_1to5
virescent
6
4
37-48 bolls
4
hairy
Jing Yu
VWDI15dInc_Cmp_pct
15 DAI VW incidence (%)
CottonGen
CottonGen
stem MGCONC (mg/kg)
MgConcStm_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
FAOle_M_pct
oleic acid (%)
CottonGen
4
cone oval
off white
7
FOV4 plant height (cm)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FV4PltH_M_cm
Jing Yu
valine (%)
AAVal_M_pct
CottonGen
immune
1
DTS_E_1to6
CottonGen
trichome density on stem (1-6)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
stem FECONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
FeConcStm_M_mgkg
1
green
AREOAH (mm2/mm3)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
AreoAH_M_mm2mm3
T1 (cN/tex)
FS_M_cNtex
CottonGen
Jing Yu
0
none
MnConcRt_M_mgkg
root MNCONC (mg/kg)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
Relatively high
2
volunteer
5
Jing Yu
plot maturity (1-5)
CottonGen
PM_E_1to5
CottonGen
BollCol_E_1to7
Jing Yu
boll color (1-7)
Jing Yu
FFBH_M_cm
first fruit branch position (cm)
CottonGen
CottonGen
root KNACONCR
KNaConcRt_Cmp_ratio
Jing Yu
CottonGen
SPMR_E_1to5
Jing Yu
spider mite resist (1-5)
cotton bollworm resist (1-5)
Jing Yu
CTBWR_E_1to5
CottonGen
5)
CottonGen
1
3
QS (1
Jing Yu
QS-1-1-3-5_Cmp_pct
6
sun red
1
prostrate
CottonGen
StgmTp_E_1to4
Jing Yu
stigma exsertion (1-4)
moderate
3
CottonGen
FLw_M_inch
Jing Yu
FLw (inch)
CottonGen
seed energy germinate thermostat (%)
Jing Yu
SDVSdEngT_pct
Jing Yu
XcmSusPlt_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
Xcm sus plt (%)
4
extra small
Jing Yu
AAArg_M_pct
arginine (%)
CottonGen
few
3
1
medium
3
mix
3
sun red
0
not unif
more than 48 bolls
5
CottonGen
PKBWR_E_1to5
Jing Yu
pink bollworm resist (1-5)
large
3
petiole SCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
SConcPeti_M_mgkg
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
LVFM (%)
CottonGen
LVFM_M_pct
BrTN_E_1to3
Jing Yu
CottonGen
bract teeth number (1-3)
6
pilose
Jing Yu
L2W_M_cm
CottonGen
2nd lobe width (cm)
9
purple
pointed
2
3
medium
frego
2
4
recurved
FUI_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
FUI (%)
Jing Yu
cream
1
5
middle
2
two locules
3
1 main and 2 on other veins
5
light green
50% stand (50%)
3
CottonGen
SPC (1-2)
Jing Yu
SPC_E_1to2
6
triangle
2
lightly pitted
APR_E_1to5
CottonGen
Jing Yu
aphid resist (1-5)
flowers
2
Weak
0
2
protruding
low
1
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FEL_M_pct
FEL (%)
Long
2
2
open
light green
3
Jing Yu
TPBDFlw_Cmp_pct
CottonGen
TPBD flower (%)
4
red green
CottonGen
Jing Yu
FP_M_um
FP (Î¼m)
CottonGen
FL (1-5)
FL_E_1to5
Jing Yu
moderate
3
4
1 on main and 3 on other veins
CottonGen
FBNdL_Cmp_cm
FBNDL (cm)
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
CottonGen
PH_M_m
plant height (m)
1
unif
2
medium early
medium
1
reduced on main vein (reduced)
6
LfSp_E_1to7
CottonGen
leaf shape (1-8)
Jing Yu
CottonGen
FCG
Jing Yu
FCG_E_idx
6
full stand (100%)
Jing Yu
SNPA (million/acre)
CottonGen
SNPA_Cmp_macre
reduced
2
2
narrow coil
okra
2
AAIle_M_pct
Jing Yu
isoleucine (%)
CottonGen
2
flowering no boll
seed BCONC (mg/kg)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
BConcSd_M_mgkg
1
Middle
normal
1
5
extremely late
7
three teeth
Cotton ontology
5
white
3
sparse
8
nearly round
red
2
cordate
1
Jing Yu
FLn_M_inch
FLn (inch)
CottonGen
super-tall
8
5
red
present
1
normal
1
4
green
Jing Yu
plant height (1-8)
CottonGen
PH_E_1to8
5
long oval
smooth
1
CottonGen
Jing Yu
num of main stem node
StmNN_Cnt_ndMstm
PetCol_E_1to9
Jing Yu
petal color (1-9)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
bract color (1-3)
BrCol_E_1to3
CottonGen
FV1RKNd_Cnt_num
CottonGen
FOV1-RKN num of stem node
Jing Yu
1
one locule
3
inactive
9
Dark green
3
dense
4
dark yellow
AreoA_M_mm2mm3
AREOA (mm2/mm3)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
Jing Yu
num of sym-branch
SymBrh_Cnt_brh
CottonGen
SL50 (mm)
Jing Yu
SL50_M_mm
CottonGen
1
present
0
glandless
stem CUCONC (mg/kg)
CuConcStm_M_mgkg
CottonGen
Jing Yu
no boll
0
0
none
white
1
1
none
1
normal
1
palmate
VWDIMat_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
mstage VW incidence (%)
CottonGen
Jing Yu
SCI_M_g100sd
CottonGen
SCI (g)
three locules
3
0
absent
5
complete (all boll open)
1
none
squares
1
4
bronze
3
boll open<1/2
population homogeneity (0-5)
Jing Yu
PlotHomo_E_0to5
CottonGen
6
dark brown (rust)
10% stand (10%)
1
3
heavy
2
many
2
cream
1
medium
8
purple
6
light blue
2
red
1
high resistant
8
pink
1
<12 bolls
tufted
4
yellow
3
aspartic acid (%)
AAAsp_M_pct
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CottonGen
VWDS (%)
VWDSIdx_Cmp_pct
Jing Yu
0
lintless
very-tall
7
med-tall
5
short
3
ovate
6
3
dark red
early
1
Relatively low
3
7
blue yellow
76-90% stand (90%)
5
lanceolate
5
resistant
3
4
Intermediate
blunt
3
4
boll open>1/2
4
open bolls
yellow
1
pink
4
Jing Yu
seed CUCONC (mg/kg)
CuConcSd_M_mgkg
CottonGen
CottonGen
Jing Yu
CuConcRt_M_mgkg
root CUCONC (mg/kg)
Short
5
stovepipe
5
5
very hairy
red
4
pink
6
5
orange
glandless
0
7
Light green
no flower
0
4
sub okra
3
brown
3
0
absent
1
not flowering
medium
4
1 main and 1 on other vein
2
1
typical
mg/kg
PCONC
Phosphorus concentration
The total phosphorus (P) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Phosphorus concentration
Standard method for the total sulfur (S) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
SConc - Measurement
FBNDL - Computation
Calculated by dividing fruit branch length by fruit branch nodes
Salinity tolerance
Salinity tolerance is the degree to which a plant is adapted to salt conditions
Salinity tolerance
SALT
Fiber uniformity
Uniformity
FU
The ratio between the mean length and the upper half mean length of the fibers expressed as a percentage
Monopodia branch number
Number of monopodial branches
Number of branches
MonoBrh
L2L
Lobe length
The length of leaf second lobe
Leaf second lobe length
Standard method for seed glycine content
AAGly - Measurement
g/plot
Standard method for the total Iron (Fe) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
FECONC - Measurement
Fiber quality score calculated by weighting selected fiber traits as follows: fiber length (0.5), mic (0.25), UI (0.10), and strength (0.15)
QS-5-2.5-1-1.5 - Computation
Lobe width
L1W
The width of leaf main lobe
Leaf main lobe width
GTO (gin turnout) is the ratio of lint to seed cotton harvested from ginning
GTO - Computation
Pollen color
POLLENCL - Estimation
KNACONCR
Potassium to sodium concentration ratio in given volume
Potassium to sodium concentration ratio
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in given volumes of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
%
BWT - Computation
BWT (seed cotton weight per boll) = the weight of 25 boll samples in gram divided by 25
inch
Spot
PetSpt
Red coloration at base of flower petals, creating the effect of a spot in the center of the flower
Petal spot
L1L
Leaf main lobe length
Lobe length
The length of leaf main lobe
Using AFIS to measure the mean length of fibers calculated by weight
Fiber length by number
FLN
Number
1-4 boll pitting scale
Weight
Seed cotton weight per boll
The average weight in grams of a boll
BWT
FNPS
Fiber number per seed (FNPS). Can be calculated using either HVI or AFIS measurements
Number
Fiber number per seed
lb/acre
L1L2A - Measurement
Measure the angle between two leaf lobes
The energy required for seed germination
SDV - Measurement
BOLLGL
Gossypol glands
Boll gossypol glands
Gossypol gland density on bolls
L2W - Measurement
Measure the width of leaf 2nd lobe
Color
Filament color
The color of filament (stamen) of flower
FlmCol
Observe the growth of plants per plot/entry at the field presenting soil salinity and rate the tolerance
SALT - Estimation
FECONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Iron (Fe) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
The presence of nectar glands on the base of the boll or calyx
BNect
Nectary glands
Boll nectaries
FSCI - Measurement
Fiber Spinning Consistency Index (SCI) is an HVI measurement calculated value based on a regression equation. This equation takes into account all HVI properties and calculates one value to be used on each sample tested. The SCI is an index derived with data from a large number of cotton samples having a wide range in properties that is related to test data from yarn spun from each sample
Verticillium wilt severity (or disease infection index) is calculated in seedling stage. the formula is: DI=[Æ©(Ni Ã— i)/(N Ã— i)] Ã— 100, Where i is the maximum disease grade, Ni, the number of plants with corresponding disease grade and N the number of total investigated plants
VWDS - Computation
Boll point
Point
Degree of tapering of the boll tips
BPnt
VWDI - Computation
Verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated in plant mature stage, as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants. OR: Disease incidence = No. of infected plants x 100 Total no. of plant assessed
FWR - Estimation
Fusarium wilt resistance
BOLLPNT - Estimantion
Degree of tapering of the boll tips
Fiber color grade
Color grade refers to the gradations of reflectance (Rd) and yellowness (+b) the cotton
FCG
Color grade
FrtTp
Grouping type
Pattern of boll formation on branches
Fruiting type
Boll number
Number of mature bolls per plant
BN
Number
50 span length
The length at the 50% of fibers in an array are that long or longer
SL50
Length
boll/plant
Arealometer p, a measure of the perimeter, is defined as the distance around the outside wall of the fiber cross section
Perimeter
FP
Fiber perimeter
1-3 stem color scale
Gin turnout percentage is a simple measurement of the weight ratio of lint to seed cotton harvested from ginning
Gin turnout
Gin turnout
GTO
Seed fuzz grade
SDFZGD
Seed fuzz grade
Observe seed fuzz on the seed surface and rate the density of fuzz
Estimate plant (average) height for the plot to nearest foot. Code description: Plot height<1 (prostrate); 1-2 (dwarf); 2-3 (short); 3-4 (medium); 4-5 (med-tall); 5-6 (tall); 6-7 (very-tall); 7 (super-tall)
PH - Estimation
AAASP
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of aspartate
Seed aspartate content
Seed aspartate content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of valine
Valine content
AAVAL
Seed valine content
Seed nitrogen content
Nitrogen content
SNC
Percentage of nitrogen by weight in of the mass of fuzzy seeds
FL_UHML - HVI Measurement
UHML is an HVI standard measurement, it is the average length of the longer one-half of the fibers
SKI
Seed kernel index
Kernel weight
Weight in grams of kernel per 100 seeds
MNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total manganese (Mn) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
Fiber quality score (Qscore), very similar to a selection index, adds the weighted values of selected fiber traits (length, mic, UI, strength) to provide a single measure (0-100) of desirable fiber qualities
Fiber quality score
Quality
FQS
Lint yield (kg/ha)
LY - Measurement
0-5 low-high disease severty index rating
FUR (fiber uniformity ratio) is the ratio between the 50% span length and 2.5% span length
FUR - Computation
Degree of roundness to the boll shape
BollSp - Estimation
SI
The mass of 100 fuzzy seeds, in grams
Seed index
Weight
CACONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Calcium (Ca) content measured in a given volume of root extract
Density of gossypol glands on the surface of the mature, but non cleft boll
BOLLGL - Estimantion
Resistance to fusarium wilt (Fusarium oxysporum)
FWR
Fusarium wilt resistance
Fusarium wilt resistance
DRTT - Estimantion
Observe the growth of plants per plot/entry under droughted condition and rate the tolerance
STEMNN - Counting
Number of stem nodes in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 1 and root-knot nematodes
Waste percentage as reported is the percentage of material removed during the carding process
WASTE - Measurement
Verticillium wilt severity (or disease infection index) is calculated in flowering stage. the formula is: DI=[Æ©(Ni Ã— i)/(N Ã— i)] Ã— 100, Where i is the maximum disease grade, Ni, the number of plants with corresponding disease grade and N the number of total investigated plants
VWDS - Computation
Standard method for the total potassium (K) content measured in a given volume of root extract
KCONC - Measurement
Color
StmCol
Coloration on stem surface
Stem color
num
SL2.5 - Measurement
A measurement of SL-HVI for the length at the 2.5% of fibers in an array are that long or longer
ZNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total zinc (Zn) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
1-7 low-high DTP scale
1-6 low-high DTL scale
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in given volume of petiole extracts
KNACONCR - Computation
cm
StmGsp
Gossypol glands
Stem gossypol glands
The degree or relative density of trichome on stem
KConc - Measurement
Standard method for the total Potassium (K) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
num/cm
Tarnished plant bug damage
Damage caused by tarnished plant bug (Lygus lineolaris or Lygus hesperus Knight)
Tarnished plant bug damage
TPBD
BCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Boron (B) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
TPBD - Computation
Response to tarnished plant bug was determined by examining white flowers (6 flowers/plot/day for 9 days) for presence of anther damage (damaged flowers)
1-5 low-high disease susceptible scale
QS-1-1-3-5 - Computation
Fiber quality score calculated by weighting selected fiber traits as follows: fiber length (0.1), mic (0.1), UI (0.3), and strength (0.5)
Seed stearic acid content
FASTE
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of stearic acid
Stearic acid content
PH - Measurement
Plant height (cm) in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 4.
Verticillium wilt resistance
VWR
Resistance to verticillium wilt (Verticillium dahliae)
Verticillium wilt resistance
Standard method for the total sulfur (S) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
SCONC - Measurement
Relative size of the bolls
BollSz - Estimation
VWDI - Computation
Verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated in seedling stage, as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants. OR: Disease incidence = No. of infected plants x 100 Total no. of plant assessed
Stand establishment of the accession in the plot
PlotStd - Estimation
Bacterial blight resistance
Resistance to bacterial blight [Xanthomonas citri pathovar malvacearum (Xcm) or Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. malvacearum (Xam)]
BBR
Bacterial blight resistance
Disease severty index of vascular root stain in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 1 and root-knot nematodes. Vascular Root Staining: 0 = no vascular root staining evident, 1 = light vascular root staining evident as spotty areas, 2 = more continuous than 1, but light colored staining covering an area between one quarter and one half of the stem cross-section, 3 = moderate brown/black staining evident in a band encircling most of the stem cross section, 4 = brown/black staining evident across most vascular tissue in stem cross section, and 5 = plant severely damaged or plant death with staining evident throughout a cross-section of root tissue
FWDS - Estimation
AAAsp - Measurement
Standard method for seed aspartate content
MnConc - Measurement
Standard method for the total manganese (Mn) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
Area - HVI Measurement
AREA is an HVI standard measurement, is given as the percentage of surface area occupied by trash when a cotton sample is scanned by a camera
Trichome density on abaxial side of leaf is visually rated using scale of 1 (smooth), 3 (lightly hairy), 5 (hairy), 7(very hairy), and 9 (pilose) for six leaves per plot
DTL - Estimation
Seed cotton yield (kg/ha)
SCY - Measurement
FLW
Length
Using AFIS to measure the mean length of fibers calculated by weight
Fiber length by weight
Reflectance
CRD
Colorimeter Rd, the percentage of reflectance
Reflectance
Magnesium concentration
Magnesium concentration
The total magnesium (Mg) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
MGCONC
Yellowness
CB
Yellowness
Colorimeter +b. Yellowness indicates how much yellow color is in the sample
Oil content in seed kernel estimate (Low/High)
SOC - Estimation
Pink bollworm resistance
Resistance to pink bollworm (Pectinophora gossypiella)
Pink bollworm resistance
PKBWR
g
KCONC
Potassium concentration
Potassium concentration
The total Potassium (K) concentration measured in a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Fiber primeter. Arealometer p, a measure of the perimeter, is defined as the distance around the outside wall of the fiber cross section
FP - Measurement
Sympodia branch number
Number of sympodia branches
Number of branches
SymBrh
LBN - Counting
Number of leaf lobes. Lobes can be recorded as: 2 lobes/3 lobes/3 to 5 lobes/5 lobes/5 to 7 lobes, etc
Presence of target leaf spot disease based upon: 1= none, 2=lower leaves, 3= middle leaves, 4= middle leaves and defoliation, 5= upper leaves and defoliation, and 6= plant death
LSTDS - Estimation
L1W - Measurement
Measure the width of leaf main lobe
Presence of target leaf spot disease based upon: 1 = no disease, 2 = very few lesions in canopy, 3 = few lesions noticed in lower and upper canopy, 4 = some lesions seen and < 10% defoliation, 5 = lesions noticeable and < 25% defoliation, 6 = lesions numerous and < 50% defoliation, 7 = lesions very numerous and < 75% defoliation, 8 = numerous lesions on few remaining leaves and < 90% defoliation, 9 = very few remaining leaves covered with lesions and < 95% defoliation, and 10 = plants defoliated
LSTDS - Estimation
Fiber Density (FD), estimated fibers per mm2 of SSA (seed surface area). FD=FPS/(35.74+(SI*6.59)
FD - Computation
Resistance to aphid (Aphis gossypii)
APR
Aphid resistance
Aphid resistance
A measurement of SL-HVI for the length at the 50% of fibers in an array are that long or longer
SL50 - Measurement
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of isoleucine
Seed isoleucine content
Isoleucine content
AAILE
index
FEL - (unknown method) Measurement
Fiber elongation
Seed coat percent
Weight of seed coat over weight of whole seed
Percent
SCP
SDFZGD - Estimation
The relative density of seed fuzz on the seed surface after ginning. Seed fuzz code description: none=no seed fuzz on surface; medium=seed fuzz throughout surface; high=dense seed fuzz and seed coat is not visible; sparse=seed fuzz occurs sparingly on surface; tufted=fuzz only on micropylar end
mm2/mm3
Standard method for the total manganese (Mn) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
MNCONC - Measurement
SKC
The weight of kernel over weight of whole seed
Kernel content
Seed kernel content
Standard method for seed cysteine content
AACys - Measurement
Seed Number Per Acre (SNPA). Usually counted by number of millions
SNPA
Seed number per acre
Number
LP - Computation
LP (Lint percent) = 100*(25_boll_lint_weight/25_boll_sample_weight)
Lint index
LI
The weight of lint per 100 seed
Weight
content
L3W
Lobe width
The width of leaf third lobe
Leaf third lobe width
kg/ha
1-5 short-long fiber length scale
FWDS - Estimation
Disease severty index of foliar symptoms in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 1 and root-knot nematodes. FOV foliar disease severity Index scale: 0 = no symptoms; 1 = epinasty and slight dwarfing; 2 = 1 to 30% of leaves chlorotic; 3 = 31 to 80% of leaves chlorotic and severe stunting; 4 = 81 to 100% of leaves chlorotic; and 5 = plant death
FBNDN
The number of nodes on fruit branch
Number of node
Fruit branch node number
1-3 low-high susceptible scale
Bollworm resistance
CTBWR - Estimation
SDFZCL - Estimation
The color of the seed fuzz after ginning.
TRASH
Trash content
Trash content is a measure of the non-lint particles (like leaf, bark) in the cotton
Trash content
1-2 low-high scale
Standard method for seed linolenic acid content
FALIN - Measurement
branch
node
Pattern of boll formation on branches.
FRTP - Estimation
Boll opening time
Number of days between sowing day and the first boll opening for 50% of the plants
Days to 50% boll opening
BOLL50
0-3 boll nectaries scale
LFCL - Estimation
The degree of red coloration to the leaf color.
SP - Measurement
Seed Percentage (SP). It is determined from ginning boll samples, and is close to being the reciprocal of lint percentage
Size of bract teeth relative to the bract
BRACTTSZ - Estimantion
UQLw (mm), an AFIS measurement. It is the length which is exceeded by 25% of the fibers by weight
UQLW - AFIS Measurement
1-8 leaf shape scale
Visually boll open rated near the time of defoliation
Open rate
BOR
Boll open rate
g/boll
1-6 low-high disease severity rating
1-3 bract color scale
FLW - AFIS Measurement
FLw, an AFIS measurement on the mean length of fibers calculated by weight
The relative density of gossypol glands on the stems. Code description: glandless=no observable dark glands on the stems; medium=typically seen density of gossypol glands for most cotton cultivars; light=lower than normal density of gossypol glands; heavy=density of glands is greater than that normally seen in most cotton cultivars
STEMGL - Measurement
AAARG
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of arginine
Seed arginine content
Seed arginine content
L2L - Measurement
Measure the length of leaf 2nd lobe
Coletotrichum resistance
Resistance to anthracnose (Colletotrichum gossypii)
CGR
Anthracnose resistance
Filament color
Filament_Col - Estimantion
Fiber density
Fiber Density (FD), estimated fibers per mm2 of SSA (seed surface area)
FD
Density
LintCol
Coloration of mature fiber
Lint color
Color
Standard method for the total Copper (Cu) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
CuConc - Measurement
FS - AFIS Measurement
Fiber strength (unit) or fiber tenacity is an AFIS measurement on fiber tenacity
Plot maturity
PM
Maturity
The stage of maturation of the plot at the time of observation
Sulfur concentration
Sulfur concentration
SCONC
The total sulfur (S) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Gossypol is a terpenoid aldehyde that exists in enantiomeric forms (-)
SGC_minus - Measurement
2.5 span length
The length at the 2.5% of fibers in an array are that long or longer
SL2.5
Length
Fiber Uniformity Index is the ratio between the mean length (ML) and the upper half mean length (UHML) of the fibers expressed as a percentage
FUI - Computation
E1 is an HVI standard measurement of percentage elongation at break of the center 1/8 inch of the fiber bundle measured for T1 strength on the Stelometer
E1 - HVI Measurement
FASTE - Measurement
Standard method for seed stearic acid content (%)
The degree or relative density of trichome on plant
DTP
Trichome density on plant
Trichome density
LP - Estimation
Lint percent estimate (Low/High)
Wet tolerance
Wet tolerance is the degree to which a plant is adapted to excess water conditions
Wet tolerance
WETT
Waste
Waste
The difference in mass, expressed as a percentage of the fed stock and delivered stock
WASTE
Calculated by dividing fruit branch length by fruit branch nodes
Fruit branch internode length
FBNDL
Internode length
BRACTTP - Estimantion
Type of bract according to shape or placement relative to the boll
KNACONCR - Computation
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in given volume of root extracts
BBDI - Computation
The ratio between the number of bacterial blight Xcm (Xanthomonas citri subsp. malvacearum) susceptible plants and the total number of plants
Trichome density
The degree or relative density of trichome on leaf
DTL
Trichome density on leaf
Duration in days between seed germination and the first open boll for 50% of the plants
BOLL50 - Estimantion
FECONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Iron (Fe) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
1-5 plant shape scale
growing days
Productiveness
Relative assessment of the productivity of an accession by observing the boll load on a single plant
PRODUCT
Productiveness
Copper concentration
The total Copper (Cu) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
CUCONC
Copper concentration
StmD - Measurement
Stem diameter
1-7 boll color scale
Size of the mature, expanded leaf surfaces, fourth node, or older
LFSZ - Estimation
StmD
Stem diameter
The stem diameter
Diameter
Color of mature fiber
LINTCL - Estimation
FMR
Fiber mature ratio
Using AFIS to measure the ratio of fibers with a 0.5 (or more) circularity divided by the amount of fibers with a 0.25 (or less) circularity.
Maturity
Mono_branch - Counting
Number of monopodial branches counting
Seed cotton yield measured in lb/a from machine harvest
SCY - Measurement
mN/Tex
Vigor
SDV
The Sum total of those properties of the seed which determine the level of activity and performance of the seed or seed lot during germination and seedling emergence
Seed vigor
1-3 low-high bract teeth number scale
LI (lint index) = (weight_25_boll_lint/(num_seed_per_boll*25))*100
LI - Computation
PH - Measurement
Plant height (cm) in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 1 and root-knot nematodes.
um
Standard method for the total potassium (K) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
KCONC - Measurement
FBNDN - Computation
The everage number of nodes on fruit branches
Number of sympodia branches counting
Sym_branch - Counting
L1L - Measurement
Measure the length of leaf main lobe
Indicates degree of uniformity of plants in field plot. unif = appears uniform and each trait can be given a single score, not unif = not uniform without classification, seg = one or more traits are segregating and usually at least one trait can have multiple scores, mix = seed of another accession has germinated in the same plot, outcross = segregation is best explained by a wide cross with another accession or even a different species, volunteer = other cotton seed has germinated in place of or in competition with the accession
PlotHomo - Estimation
The total zinc (Zn) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
ZNCONC
Zinc concentration
Zinc concentration
mg/g
Fiber quality score calculated by weighting selected fiber traits as follows: fiber length (0.5), mic (0.25), UI (0.15), and strength (0.10)
QS-5-2.5-1.5-1 - Computation
Nectaries
Bract nectaries
BrNect
The presence of nectar glands on the base of the bracts on the outside or abaxial side
Boll color
Coloration on boll surfaces
Color
BollCol
LVFM
Visible foreign matter
Foreign matter is mechanically separated from lint and reported by weight as visible waste content
Lint visible foreign matter
Standard method for the total zinc (Zn) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
ZnConc - Measurement
ratio
Standard method for seed serine content
AASER - Measurement
1-4 bract type scale
SI (seed index) = the weight of 100 sampled fuzzy seeds in grams
SI - Measurement
g/100seed
SFCw (g), an AFIS measurement on the percent of the fibers, calculated by weight, that are less than 0.50 inch or 12.7 mm
SFC - AFIS SFCw Measurement
The stigmatic column in relation to the antheridial cone. Code description: normal=stigma clears the antheridial cone; protruding=stigma is beyond the antheridial cone; extreme protruding=stigma is well beyond the antheridial cone and can surpass petal length; short buried=stigma is hidden by the tip of the antheridial cone.
STGMTP - Estimation
1-6 low-high DTS scale
FL - Estimantion
Fiber length estimation
1-6 leaf color scale
unit
0-6 leaf nectaries scale
SCI - Measurement
Weight in grams of seed coats per 100 seeds
PETALCL - Estimation
Flower petal color
Arealometer M, the simple linear regression prediction of caustic soda percent maturity
FM
Fiber mature content
Maturity
Standard method for seed phenylalanine content
AAPhe - Measurement
VWDS
Verticillium wilt severity
Verticillium wilt disease severity
Verticillium wilt disease severity is the percentage of relevant host tissues or organ covered by symptom or lesion or damaged by the disease. Severity results from the number and size of the lesions
0-3 light-heavy glands scale
SPC - Measurement
Standard method for seed protein content (%)
ZNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total zinc (Zn) content measured in a given volume of root extract
0-6 low-high stand plant % scale
Stem hair density on the mature, expanded stem, fourth node, or older. Code description: none=hairs appear to be absent from stems; few=stem hairs are at low frequency; moderate=stem hairs are at a regular and commonly seen density for most cotton cultivars; hairy=stem hair density is greater than that normally seen on most cotton cultivars; very hairy=highest density seen on stems; pilose=stem hairs are short and may lend a soft, velvety feel to leaf surfaces
DTS - Estimation
SNPB (seed number per boll) = [the weight of fuzzy seeds from one boll (Wt_25_boll_fuzz_seed/25)] divided by [the weight of one fuzzy seed (Wt_25_fuzz_seed/25)]
SNPB_Computation
0-3 bract nectaries scale
Standard method for seed isoleucine content
AAIle - Measurement
In the Regional test the standard skein strength of the yarn in millinewtons per tex(mN/tex) is estimated from miniature skeins. The data are adjusted to standard skein basis and corrected to 27 tex
YS - Measurement
SDTP - Estimation
Seed clustering type in boll. Code description: free=seeds separate freely from each other in the ripe boll; semi kidney=some seeds remain stuck to each other even after boll is fully ripe; kidney=seeds are stuck together in the ripe boll.
Number of locules per boll
Number of locules (cavities or chambers) per boll
Locule number
LCLNPB
MGCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total magnesium (Mg) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
Position
First fruiting branch position measured by number of stem node
First fruit branch position by node
FFBN
The foliage density on the plants
CNPTY - Estimation
NACONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total sodium (Na) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
Color
Petal color
PetCol
Flower petal pigmentation
0-7 fuzz color scale
Leaf gossypol glands
Gossypol gland density on leaf
LFGL
Gossypol glands
Standard method for the total phosphorus (P) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
PConc - Measurement
0-3 low-high gossypol glands density scale
lobe
The ratio of total leaf potassium (K) concentration to leaf sodium (Na) concentration
KNaConcR - Computation
MIC - HVI Measurement
MIC is an HVI standard measurement, the fineness of the sample taken from the ginned lint, measured by a Fibronaire and expressed in standard (curvilinear scale) micronaire units
g-1
LP
The weight of lint ginned from a sample of seed cotton expressed as a percentage of the weight of seed cotton
Lint percent
Weight
Manganese concentration
The total manganese (Mn) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Manganese concentration
MNCONC
Teeth number
Relative number of bract teeth to what is typically seen for cultivars of G. hirsutum
Bract teeth number
BrTN
The amount of chlorophyll normally found in a plant under normal environmental conditions
ChlLf
Chlorophyll content
Leaf chlorophyll content
StmCol - Estimation
The degree of red coloration to the stems
KCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Potassium (K) concentration measured in a plant seed extract
Target leaf spot disease severity
Target leaf spot disease severity
LSTDS
Severity of target leaf spot disease (or corynespora leaf spot) caused by fungus Corynespora cassiicola
Leaf size
Size
LFSZ
The relative size of the mature, expanded leaf
Protein content in seed kernel estimate (Low/High)
SPC - Estimation
Verticillium wilt severity (or disease infection index) is calculated in plant mature stage. the formula is: DI=[Æ©(Ni Ã— i)/(N Ã— i)] Ã— 100, Where i is the maximum disease grade, Ni, the number of plants with corresponding disease grade and N the number of total investigated plants
VWDS - Computation
number
BBDI - Computation
The ratio between the number of bacterial blight Xam (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. Malvacearum) susceptible plants and the total number of plants
Free gossypol is expressed as a percentage of the mass of the kernel
SGCfr
Gossypol free content
Gossypol content
Number of stem nodes in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 4
STEMNN - Counting
Colour of the plant in general estimation
PltCol - Estimation
Hairiness of the plant
DTP - Estimation
BRACTNT - Estimantion
The presence of nectar glands on the base of the bracts on the outside or abaxial side.
The depth and density of pitting associated with glands of the boll wall of the mature but non cleft bolls
Boll pitting
BPit
Pitting
degree
QS-4.5-2.5-0-3 - Computation
Fiber quality score calculated by weighting selected fiber traits as follows: fiber length (0.45), mic (0.25), UI (0.0), and strength (0.3)
VWDI - Computation
Verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants
Standard method for the total Calcium (Ca) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
CACONC - Measurement
Seed energy reuired for seed germination in thermostat
SDV - Measurement
Seed coat nep count
This is the number of neps normalized per gram that are classified as seed coat neps
Nep content
SCNC
Standard method for the total Potassium (K) concentration measured in a plant stem extract
KCONC - Measurement
FWDS - Estimation
Disease severty index of vascular root stain in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 4. Vascular Root Staining: 0 = no vascular root staining evident, 1 = light vascular root staining evident as spotty areas, 2 = more continuous than 1, but light colored staining covering an area between one quarter and one half of the stem cross-section, 3 = moderate brown/black staining evident in a band encircling most of the stem cross section, 4 = brown/black staining evident across most vascular tissue in stem cross section, and 5 = plant severely damaged or plant death with staining evident throughout a cross-section of root tissue
BConc
The total Boron (B) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Boron concentration
Boron concentration
Number of days from flowering to boll opening
DOFB - Estimantion
Fusarium wilt disease severity
Severity of fusarium wilt disease, caused by the Fusarium wilt fungus (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum)
FWDS
Fusarium wilt disease severity
FLWSC
Indication of the flowering of the plot in relation to daylength
Photoperiod
Photoperiod response
Standard method for the total Iron (Fe) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
FeConc - Measurement
Number of days between emergence and the first flower for 50% of the plants
Flowering time
FLW50
Days to 50% flowering
1-5 plot growth stage scale
Trichome density on margin of bract. A bract from a mid-canopy, first position boll is collected from six plants per plot and taken to laboratory, where they are examined using a viewing scope. Number of marginal trichomes in an designated area are counted, and expressed as number per cm
DTB - Counting
VWDS - Computation
Verticillium wilt severity (or disease infection index) is calculated according to the formula: DI=[Æ©(Ni Ã— i)/(N Ã— i)] Ã— 100, Where i is the maximum disease grade, Ni, the number of plants with corresponding disease grade and N the number of total investigated plants
NaConc - Measurement
Standard method for the total Sodium (Na) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
Fiber quality score calculated by weighting selected fiber traits as follows: fiber length (0.2), mic (0.1), UI (0.4), and strength (0.3)
QS-2-1-4-3 - Computation
Lint yield of a plot with non-infested tobacco budworm
LY - Measurement
Observe incidence of verticillium wilt disease, usually recorded as the frequency of damaged individuals or their parts, commonly the portion of plant units diseased. Proportion of plants (leaves, etc.) diseased or the number diseased out of N plants (leaves, etc.) observed
Verticillium wilt incidence
VWDI
Verticillium wilt disease incidence
0-3 leaf glands scale
m
LY
Lint yield
Yield
The mean production of the plots harvested, expressed in weight of lint of each plant/plot/area
Type
Canopy type
The overall appearance of foliage density on the plants
CnpTp
Seed glycine content
Glycine content
AAGLY
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of glycine
PS - Estimation
Growth pattern of stem and branches
LCLNPB - Estimation
Locule number per boll.
L2L3A
The angle between leaf second the third lobes
Leaf angle between 2nd and 3rd lobes
Angle between leaf lobes
Bacterial blight disease incidence
BBDI
Bacterial blight disease incidence
Observe incidence of bacterial blight caused by Xanthomonas citri pathovar malvacearum (Xcm) or Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. malvacearum (Xam)
CACONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Calcium (Ca) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
Potassium concentration in given volume
The total Potassium (K) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant petiole extract
KCONC
Potassium concentration
NACONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Sodium (Na) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
Observe the number of nectary glands on the undersides of the leaf
LfNect - Estimation
Potential LY - Computation
Tobacco budworm percent of potential yield
1-9 petal color scale
BRACTCL - Estimantion
The degree of red coloration to the bracts.
Nep content
Nep count is the number of neps per 100 square inches of card web forming (a standard hank of sliver of 12 NE on a 40 inch wide card)
Fiber nep count
FNC
BCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Boron (B) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
Iron concentration
FECONC
Iron concentration
The total Iron (Fe) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Plant height: height from the ground to the main stem tip (cm) measuring with ruler
PH - Measurement
Total nep count
Nep content
The total nep count normalized per gram. This includes both fiber and seed coat neps
TNC
1-5 boll shape scale
FWDI - Computation
Percentage of plant survival in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 1 and root-knot nematodes. The percentage of plant survival (PS) was calculated by dividing the total number of surviving plants on each sample date by the initial plant count after plant establishment, and multiplying by 100.
index
Weight in grams of seed coats per 100 seeds
SKI - Measurement
Flowering to boll opening time
Number of days from flowering to boll opening
Days flowering to boll open
DOFB
MNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for manganese (Mn) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
Observe the growth of plants per plot/entry at the field presenting wet and rate the tolerance
WETT - Estimation
0-4 flowing score scale
Description of the average height of the plot. Final recording is meant to be in meters, but field scoring by the curator is often done by estimating to the nearest foot. The field scores are converted to the nearest meter measurement. descriptor code definition: seg/off type (9)
PH - Measurement
DTS - Estimation
Trichome density on stem apex is visually rated using reference scale of 1 (smooth), 3 (lightly hairy), 5 (hairy), 7(very hairy), and 9 (pilose) for six plants per plot
TNC - AFIS Measurement
TNC (Nep Count per Gram), an AFIS measurement on the total nep count normalized per gram. This includes both fiber and seed coat neps
Seed fuzz color
SdFzCol
Seed fuzz color
Observe seed fuzz color on the seed surface
Seed coat fragments (SCFs) are the parts of a seed coat that have been broken from the surface of either mature or immature seeds during mechanical processing measured by AFIS
SCF - AFIS Measurement
Cotton bollworm resistance
Bollworm resistance
Resistance to cotton bollworm (Helicoverpa gelotopoeon)
CTBWR
SCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total sulfur (S) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
Red coloration at interior base of flower petals. Code description: none = base of petal is same color as rest of petal, light = red coloration is faint, medium = red coloration is just enough to create effect of petal spot, heavy = red coloration creates solid band across petals and extends halfway up the petal
PETALSP - Estimation
BollSz
Size
Relative size of the bolls
Boll size
FFBN - Counting
Node number of the first fruiting branch, with the cotyledonary node recorded as zero
Length
UQLW
Using AFIS to measure the length which is exceeded by 25% of the fibers by weight
Upper quartile length by weight
FF (fiber fineness) is an AFIS measurement on fiber fineness in weight per unit length (mTx or millitex). One thousand meters of fibers with a mass of 1 milligram equals 1 millitex
FF - AFIS Measurement
%
Stand
Plot plant stand
Stand establishment of the accession in the plot
PlotStd
1-3 boll point scale
Number of bolls per plant was recorded on 10 plants each plot
BN - Counting
Lint weight per boll in grams
LY - Measurement
AREOA
Arealometer a
Arealometer A measures the external surface area of the fibers of a given volume of material, expressed in square mm per cubic mm of fibrous material
Arealometer A
SI - Measurement
10x SI (seed index). Weight of 1000 seeds in grams
FCG - HVI Color Chart
FCG (fiber color grade) is determinded based on HVI Color Chart, a chart that shows the graphic plot of the distribution of reflectance (Rd) and yellowness (+b) for American Upland cotton. It includes color grades for white, light spotted, spotted, tinged and yellow stained cotton
0-3 plant color scale
Number of susceptible plants per plot were counted in a plot inoculated with 4 races of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. Malvacearum. If susceptible plants were found throughout plot, plot was given a score of 9.
BBDS - Estimation
Standard method for the total Boron (B) content measured in a given volume of root extract
BCONC - Measurement
L1L2A
The angle between leaf main and second lobes
Angle between leaf lobes
Leaf angle between main and 2nd lobes
The productivity of an accession by observing the boll load on a single plant. Descriptor code: 0=no bolls have formed on the plant; 1=less than a dozen bolls are observed per plant; 2=average count of bolls per plant range between 13 to 24 bolls per plant; 3=average count of bolls per plant range between 25 and 36 per plant; 4=average count of bolls per plant range from 37 to 48 bolls per plant; 5=average count of bolls per plant are more than 48 per plant
PRODUCT - Estimation
FLn, an AFIS measurement on the mean length of fibers calculated by number
FLN - AFIS Measurement
Plot homogeneity
PlotHomo
Homogeneity
Indicate if the plot of an accession appears uniform or is variable
Standard method for the total magnesium (Mg) content measured in a given volume of root extract
MGCONC - Measurement
Standard method for seed valine content (%)
AAVAL - Measurement
Fiber length in millimeter
FL - Measurement
Seed cotton yield (g/plot)
SCY - Measurement
1-10 low-high disease severity rating
Number of total stem nodes
STEMNN - Counting
Arealometer M. M=150.5 - 38.1*Arealometer I
FM - AFIS Measurement
SPMR
Spider mite resistance
Spider mite resistance
Resistance to spider mite (Tetranychus spp.)
variable_of
CUCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Copper (Cu) content measured in a given volume of root extract
Standard method for the total Sodium (Na) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
NACONC - Measurement
FF - Estimation
Fiber fineness estimate
CUCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Copper (Cu) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
cN/tex
1-6 filament color scale
1-6 low-high number scale
Seed yield
The yield in pounds of seed per acre for each plot was calculated and reported
SY
Yield
LY - Computation
LY (Lint yield) = [the weight of plot plus the weight of 25 samples in pounds (plot_wt+25_sample_wt)] x [the mean lint percentage of the 4 replications (avg_lint_pct_of_4_reps)] x 163.35/100
The total Sodium (Na) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Sodium concentration
NACONC
Sodium concentration
Color
LFCL
Leaf color
Coloration of mature leaf
1-9 low-high DTS rating
Seed palmitic acid content
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of palmitic acid (omega-7 fatty acid)
FAPAL
Palmitic acid content
FM is the fiber maturity content measured by HVI
FM - HVI Measurement
Micronaire
The fineness of the sample taken from the ginned lint, measured by a Fibronaire and expressed in standard (curvilinear scale) micronaire units
Micronaire
MIC
mm
Number
Seed number per boll
Number of seeds per boll is a calculated estimate of the actual number of seeds in a boll
SNPB
0-3 light-heavy petal spot scale
Percentage of oil by weight in 10 gram sample of dehulled seeds
Oil content
SOC
Seed oil content
CRD - Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter Measurement
A Measure of the percentage of reflectance on a Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter. The higher the value the lighter the cotton
AALEU - Measurement
Standard method for seed leucine content
Weight in grams of seed coats per 100 seeds
Weight
SCI
Seed coat index
Boll shape
BOLLSP
Shape
General description of degree of roundness to the boll shapes
0-3 bract teeth size scale
Trichome density
Trichome density on stem
DTS
The degree or relative density of trichome on stem
Duration in days between the date of sowing to the date when 50% of plants reached boll opening
BOLL50 - Estimantion
FSCI
Spin consistency
Fiber spin consistency index
The spinning consistency index (FSCI) is a calculation for predicting the overall quality and spinnability of the cotton fiber
PKBWR - Estimation
Pink bollworm resistance
Lint yield (g/plot)
LY - Measurement
FS - Measurement
Fiber strength
1-4 low-high susceptible scale
1-9 pollen color scale
Standard method for seed oil content (%)
SOC - Measurement
PM - Estimation
Estimating relative maturity of entries when earliest cotton had all bolls open
Standard method for the total Iron (Fe) content measured in a given volume of root extract
FECONC - Measurement
Type
Bract type
Type of bract according to shape or placement relative to the boll
BrTp
The nitrogen in fuzzy seeds as determined by AOCS Method Ba 4-38
SNC - Measurement
FNS - AFIS Measurement
FNS (g), an AFIS measurement on nep size
DRTT
Drought tolerance is the degree to which a plant is adapted to arid or drought conditions
Drought tolerance
Drought tolerance
g/plant
Shape
LFSP
The shape and structure of leaf
Leaf shape
Color
Plant color
Plant pigmentation
PltCol
FL_UHML - HVI Measurement
UHML (upper half mean length) is an HVI measurement, it is the average length of the longer one-half of the fibers
Disease severty index of foliar symptoms in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 4. FOV foliar disease severity Index scale: 0 = no symptoms; 1 = epinasty and slight dwarfing; 2 = 1 to 30% of leaves chlorotic; 3 = 31 to 80% of leaves chlorotic and severe stunting; 4 = 81 to 100% of leaves chlorotic; and 5 = plant death
FWDS - Estimation
Leucine content
Seed leucine content
AALEU
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of leucine
ZNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total zinc (Zn) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
FS - Measurement T0
Fiber Strength T0 from Pressley (joined jaws), expressed in grams force per tex
Percentage of plant survival in a field infested with Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum race 4. The percentage of plant survival (PS) was calculated by dividing the total number of surviving plants on each sample date by the initial plant count after plant establishment, and multiplying by 100.
FWDI - Computation
Short fiber content
Short fiber content
SFC
The percent by weight of short fibers (12.7 mm or less) measured by Suter-Webb array method, or AFIS (Advance Fiber Information System), or the SFI from HVI (High Volume Instrument)
LfNect
Observed nectary glands on the undersides of the leaf
Leaf nectaries
Nectary glands
Pollen color
Pollen pigmentation
PollCol
Color
0-5 PlotHomo scale
The mass of 1000 fuzzy seeds, in grams
SI
Seed index (10xSI)
Weight
g/tex
lb/a
The verticillium wilt disease incidence is calculated as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants. OR: Disease incidence = No. of infected plants x 100 Total no. of plant assessed
VWDI - Computation
First fruiting branch position measured by height
First fruit branch position
FFBH
Position
L3W - Measurement
Measure the width of leaf 3rd lobe
CACONC
Calcium concentration
The total Calcium (Ca) concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Calcium concentration
Standard method for the total Boron (B) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
BConc - Measurement
Arealometer AH measures specific area, which is an arealometer A determined at high pressure
AreoAH - Arealometer Measurement
Height
PH
Plant height near defoliation
Height of the plant rated near the time of defoliation
Seed coat fragments (SCFs) are the parts of a seed coat that have been broken from the surface of either mature or immature seeds during mechanical processing
Seed coat fragment
Fragment
SCF
Height of the plant at maturity
PH
Height
Plant height
Relative number of bract teeth
BRACTTN - Estimantion
1-8 low-high scale
0-9 low-high disease severity rating
Maturity
The immaturity ratio is a dimensionless number which describes a physical characteristic of the fiber cross section
Fiber immature content
FIM
Seed linolenic acid content
Linolenic acid content
FALIN
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of linolenic acid (omega-3 fatty acid)
VWDS - Computation
Verticillium wilt disease severity (or disease infection index) was calculated according to the formula: DI=[Æ©(Ni Ã— i)/(N Ã— i)] Ã— 100, Where i is the maximum disease grade, Ni, the number of plants with corresponding disease grade and N the number of total investigated plants
Observe the plants and give number of level that are resistance to anthracnose diseases (1 = Immune, 5 = Highly Susceptible)
CGR - Estimation
SGCm
Gossypol content
The content of gossypol in enantiomeric minus form
Gossypol minus content
read
1-4 canopy type scale
Node number
StmNN
Number of nodes on stem
Stem node number
BollCol - Estimation
The degree of red coloration to the boll
FNC (g-1), an AFIS measurement on nep count
FNC - AFIS Measurement
SCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total sulfur (S) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
FL
Length
Fiber length
Fiber length is measured on a beard of cotton fibers on HVI systems and is reported in hundredths of an inch and equivalent staple length in thirty-seconds of an inch
1-4 small-large size scale
FS - Measurement T1
Is the fiber strength of a bundle of fibers measured with the two jaws holding the fiber bundle separated by one-eighth inch, expressed in grams force per tex
Trichome density
Trichome density on margin of bract
Trichome density on bract
DTB
Number of nodes on main stem
STEMNN - Counting
Visually boll open rated near the time of defoliation
BOR - Computation
ZNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total zinc (Zn) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
BCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Boron (B) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
The width of leaf second lobe
Lobe width
L2W
Leaf second lobe width
Is the fiber strength of a bundle of fibers measured with the two jaws holding the fiber bundle separated by one-eighth inch, expressed in cN per tex
FS - Measurement T1
BOLLPIT - Estimantion
Intensity of the pitting of the surface of the mature, but non cleft bolls.
1-9 low-high DTL rating
MGCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total magnesium (Mg) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
seed/boll
Estimating the growth stage of the plot at the time of observation
PM - Estimation
Seed Number Per Acre (SNPA). Usually counted by number of millions
SNPA - Computation
Tobacco budworm plant response
Tobacco budworm plant response
Plant response to tobacco budworm (Heliothis virescens)
million/acre
0-4 fuzz grade scale
1-3 low-high fiber fineness scale
SCP - Computation
Weight of seed coat over weight of whole seed
Verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants
VWDI - Computation
Fiber strength estimation (Low/Strong)
FS - Estimation
SCNC - AFIS Measurement
SCNC (Seed Coat Nep Count per Gram) is an AFIS measurement on the number of neps normalized per gram that are classified as seed coat neps
BBR - Estimation
Plant response to bacterial blight Xcm (Xanthomonas citri subsp. Malvacearum). Less than 20% susceptible plants was classed as resistant; 21%-50% susceptible plants classed as intermediate; and more than 50% susceptible plants classed as susceptible
YS
Strength
In the Regional test the standard skein strength of the yarn in millinewtons per tex (mN/tex) is estimated from miniature skeins
Yarn strength
MNCONC - Measurement
Standard method for manganese (Mn) content measured in a given volume of root extract
Bract teeth size
Teeth size
Relative size of bract teeth
BrTSz
VWR - Estimation
Verticiliium wilt resistance estimation
BrCol
The degree of red coloration to the bracts
Color
Bract color
Standard method for the total sulfur (S) content measured in a given volume of root extract
SCONC - Measurement
MgConc - Measurement
Standard method for the total magnesium (Mg) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
Standard method for palmitic acid content
FAPal - Measurement
CACONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Calcium (Ca) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
num/mm2
Observation the host reaction to aphids, and rate it from immune/resistant to susceptible
APR - Estimation
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in a plant or a plant part
Potassium to sodium concentration ratio
KNACONCR
Potassium to sodium concentration ratio
Leaf third lobe length
Lobe length
L3L
The length of leaf third lobe
The yield in pounds of seed per acre for each plot was calculated and reported
SY - Computation
Standard method for the total sodium (Na) content measured in a given volume of root extract
NACONC - Measurement
SGC_free - Measurement
Free gossypol is expressed as a percentage of the mass of the kernel. HPLC Method
Measure the angle between two leaf lobes
L2L3A - Measurement
FIM (%), an AFIS measurement on Immature fiber content by weight (=Arealometer I)
FIM - AFIS Measurement
Standard method for the total Calcium (Ca) concentration measured in a given volume of leaf extract
CaConc - Measurement
LY - Measurement
Lint yield (g/plant)
PCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total phosphorus (P) concentration measured in a given volume of stem extract
AAPHE
Phenylalanine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of phenylalanine (amino acid)
Seed phenylalanine content
PS
The shape and structure of plant
Shape
Plant shape
Fusarium wilt disease incidence
Observe incidence of fusarium wilt disease, caused by the Fusarium wilt fungus (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum)
FWDI
Fusarium wilt disease incidence
Seed percent
SP
Seed Percentage (SP). It is determined from ginning boll samples, and is close to being the reciprocal of lint percentage
Percent
1-9 lint color scale
FNS
Nep size
Fiber nep size (FNS), an AFIS measurement on nep size
Fiber nep size
SFC - HVI Measurement
SFC-HVI (short fiber content measured by HVI), it is the HVI value of short fiber index (SFI)
FFBH - Measurement
Height of the first fruit branch in cm
DTL - Estimation
Relative density of hairs on the leaf surfaces (expanded leaves at the fourth node). Code description: none=hairs appear to be absent from leaf surfaces; few=leaf hairs are at a low frequency; moderate=leaf hairs are at a commonly seen density; hairy=density is greater than most cotton cultivars density; very hairy=highest density seen on leaf surfaces; pilose=leaf hairs are short and may lend a soft, velvety feel to leaf surface.
1-5 early-late plot maturity scale
Yield
SCY
Weight of harvested cotton seed by each plant/plot/area
Seed cotton yield
FNPS HVI: fibers per seed calculated using HVI measurements. FNPS=[LI(g)/100]/[[UHML(inch)*[FUI(%)/100]]*[MIC/1000000]
FNPS - Computation
1-3 fruiting type scale
BBDS
Severity of bacterial blight disease caused by Xanthomonas citri pathovar malvacearum (Xcm) or Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. malvacearum (Xam)
Bacterial blight disease severity
Bacterial blight disease severity
PCONC - Measurement
Standard method for phosphorus (P) content measured in a given volume of root extract
SFC - AFIS SFCn Measurement
SFCn, an AFIS measurement on the percent of the fibers, calculated by number, that are less than 0.50 inch or 12.7 mm
kNm/kg
Exsertion
STGMTP
Stigma exsertion
The classified length of the stigmatic column in relation to the antheridial cone
Trichome (or pubescence) density on leaf is visually rated using scale of 1 (smooth), 3 (lightly hairy), 5 (hairy), 7(very hairy), and 9 (pilose) for six leaves per plot
DTS - Estimation
DOE50
Number of days to 50% emergence of cotton seedlings
Emergence time
Days to 50% emergence
Plant response to bacterial blight Xam (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. Malvacearum). Less than 4 susceptible plants/plot was classed as resistant; 4 to 6 plants classed as intermediate; and more than 6 plants classed as susceptible. OR: Less than 20% susceptible plants was classed as resistant; 21%-50% classed as intermediate; and more than 50% classed as susceptible
BBR - Estimation
The general shape of the mature, expanded leaves (degree of lobing ). Code descriptipn: normal=leaf shape typically seen in cotton cultivars; okra=leaf shape is more dissected; sub okra=leaf shape is intermediate between normal and okra; super okra=leaf shape is highly dissected and lobing is sometimes absent and showing single leaf; laciniate=leaf shape includes spurs at the base of the leaf; ovate=leaf shape is rounded or oval; cordate=leaf shape is like an inverted heart shape
LFSP - Estimation
Seed cysteine content
Cysteine content
AACYS
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of cysteine
Elongation
Elongation is the degree of extension of the fibers before a break occurs when measuring strength
Fiber elongation
FEL
1-7 low-high DTS rating
Arealometer ah
Arealometer AH measures specific area, which is an arealometer A determined at high pressure
Arealometer AH
AREOAH
1-7 bract shape scale
Standard method for leaf chlorophyll content
Chl - Measurement
Standard method for oleic acid content
FAOle - Measurement
Seed serine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of serine
Seed serine content
AASER
Verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated in flowering stage, as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants. OR: Disease incidence = No. of infected plants x 100 Total no. of plant assessed
VWDI - Computation
FLW50 - Estimantion
Duration in days between seed germination to 50% flowering
SDTP
The clustering of the seed in the boll
Seed type
Seed type
1-4 stigma exsertion scale
Shape
Bract shape
BrSp
Bract shape (BRACTSP), shape of bract
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in stem
KNACONCR - Computation
SCY - Measurement
Seed cotton yield (g/plant)
Average plot flowering response approximately 3 weeks post Summer Solstice. Code description: no squares=no sign of flowering response in the plot; squares=flower buds are formed in the plot; flowers=flowers are opening, but bolls are not yet formed; bolls=bolls are developing on the plants; open bolls=already maturing
FLWSC - Estimation
Duration in days from seed to seed germination
DOE50 - Estimantion
0-5 low-high productive scale
Bract shape.
BRACTSP - Estimantion
Density of gossypol glands in the leaves.
LFGL - Estimation
Measure the length of leaf 3rd lobe
L3L - Measurement
Gossypol content
The content of gossypol in enantiomeric plus form
Gossypol plus content
SGCp
Standard method for seed arginine content
AAArg - Measurement
FFBN - Counting
Node number of the first fruiting branch, with the cotyledonary node recorded as one
Protein content
Seed protein content
SPC
Protein weight per 100 kernels
MGCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total magnesium (Mg) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
BNect - Estimantion
Observe the presence of nectar glands on the base of the boll or calyx
Arealometer A measures the external surface area of the fibers of a given volume of material, expressed in square mm per cubic mm of fibrous material
AreoA - Arealometer Measurement
CUCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Copper (Cu) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
LY - Measurement
Lint yield of a plot infested with tobacco budworm
Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter +b value, a measure of increasing yellowness of the cotton, taken with a Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter. Yellowness depicts the degree of cotton pigmentation
Cb - Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter Measurement
Number of lobes
The number of leaf lobes
LBN
Number of leaf lobe
CUCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total Copper (Cu) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
PCONC - Measurement
Standard method for the total phosphorus (P) concentration measured in a given volume of seed extract
Oleic acid content
Seed oleic acid content
FAOLE
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of oleic acid (omega-9 fatty acid)
num/seed
1-3 seed type scale
node/branch
g/1000seed
Standard method for phosphorus (P) content measured in a given volume of petiole extract
PCONC - Measurement
scale_of
LVFM (%), an AFIS measurement on lint visible foreign matter content
LVFM - AFIS Measurement
Fiber fineness is a measure of the fibers linear density and can be expressed as mass per unit length
Fiber fineness
Fineness
FF
method_of
Spider mite resistance
SPMR - Estimation
FS
The fiber strength of a bundle of fibers measured with the two jaws holding the fiber bundle separated by one-eighth inch, expressed in grams force per tex
Strength
Fiber strength
The ratio of total potassium (K) concentration to sodium (Na) concentration measured in seed
KNACONCR - Computation
SKC - Computation
Weight of kernel over weight of whole seed
SGC_plus - Measurement
Gossypol is a terpenoid aldehyde that exists in enantiomeric forms (+)