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Skin thickness and wool quality

Ovtsevodstvo (3): 41-42
Skin thickness and wool quality
For Tsigai ewes (4-5 per group) with wool quality number of 60s, 58s, 56s and 50s, and Kuibyshev ewes (3-5 per group) of similar wool quality groups, skin thickness averaged 2189, 2235, 2273, 2321, 2242, 2293, 2330 and 2401 mu m resp., the depth of primary follicles 1389, 1427, 1465, 1511, 1411, 1448, 1486 and 1531 mu m, the depth of secondary follicles 1128, 1150, 1168, 1200, 1146, 1166, 1189 and 1220 mu m, the number of follicles/mmsuperscript 2 35, 33, 31, 28, 33, 31, 28 and 26, and the S/P ratio 8.1, 7.4, 7.0, 6.7, 7.9, 7.3, 6.8 and 6.5.

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