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