EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,214,146
Abstracts:
29,074,682
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Estimation of outcrossing rates some alternative procedures






Crop Science 19(1): 23-26

Estimation of outcrossing rates some alternative procedures

Several alternative methods of estimating natural outcrossing rates are reviewed to emphasize their genetic and statistical features. The methods range from the standard procedure of counting outcrosses in the progeny of recessive genotypes grown mixed with the dominants to the estimation of genetic structure of natural populations and measures of inbreeding depression. Examples are cited from recent work in wild oats (Avena fatua L. and A. barbata Pott ex link), barley (Hordeum vulgare L.), and meadowfoam (Limnanthes alba Hartw.), and from recent literature. Formulae giving correct estimators for the various methods are included as a handly reference. Use of the variety of procedures frequently available within the content of ongoing plant breeding research will enrich the interface between population genetics and plant breeding.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service: $29.90)

Accession: 005387961



Related references

Estimation of outcrossing rates in Duglas-fir using isozyme markers. Tag. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. Theoretische und Angewandte Genetik 62(2): 113-120, 1982

Estimation of outcrossing rates in acerola (Malpighia emarginata) based on isoenzymic data. Pesquisa Agropecuaria Brasileira 37(3): 321-327, 2002

Estimation of outcrossing rates in interspecific backcross plants of Jatropha curcas (L.) using AFLP and SSR markers. Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants 21(4): 605-609, 2015

Estimation of outcrossing and contamination rates in a germplasm-regeneration field of bean (Vicia faba L.). Plant Genetic Resources Newsletter ( 120): 15-19, 1999

Genetic consequences of outcrossing in the cleistogamous annual impatiens capensis ii. outcrossing rates and genotypic correlations. Evolution 43(4): 860-869, 1989

Inheritance and linkage relationships of allozymes, and estimation of outcrossing rates in a seed orchard of Cunninghamia konishii Hay. Silvae Genetica 47(1): 33-37, June, 1998

Estimation of outcrossing rates at small-scale flowering sites of the dwarf bamboo species, Sasa cernua. Journal of Plant Research 124(6): 683-688, 2012

Two-alternative versus three-alternative procedures for threshold estimation. Perception & Psychophysics 35(4): 385-392, 1984

Quantitative studies on mating systems iii methods for the estimation of male gametophytic selective values and differential outcrossing rates zea mays m phaseolus lunatus d. Evolution 23(1): 85-95, 1969

Estimation of outcrossing rates in douglas fir pseudotsuga menziesii var menziesii using isozyme markers. Theoretical & Applied Genetics 62(2): 113-120, 1982