Cotton trait
Cotton trait
VWDS
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.
verticillium wilt disease severity
VWDI
verticillium wilt disease incidence
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 disease incidence
BOLLCL
boll color
Coloration on boll surfaces
boll color
BOLLSP
boll shape
General description of degree of roundness to the boll shapes
boll shape
BS
boll size
Relative size of the bolls
boll size
CACONC
calcium concentration
The total Calcium (Ca) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
calcium concentration
CUCONC
copper concentration
The total Copper (Cu) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
copper concentration
BOLL50
days to 50% boll opening
number of days between emergence and the first boll opening for 50% of the plants
days to 50% boll opening
FEL
fiber elongation
Elongation is the degree of extension of the fibers before a break occurs when measuring strength
fiber elongation
FF
fiber fineness
Fiber fineness is a measure of the fiber's linear density and can be expressed as mass per unit length
fiber fineness
FL
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
fiber length
FLW
fiber length by weight
Using AFIS to measure the mean length of fibers calculated by weight
fiber length by weight
FM
fiber mature content
Arealometer M, the simple linear regression prediction of caustic soda percent maturity
fiber mature content
FQS
fiber quality score
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
FS
fiber strength
fiber tenacity
The fiber strength of a bundle of fibers measured on a Stelometer
fiber strength
FU
fiber uniformity
The ratio between the mean length and the upper half mean length of the fibers expressed as a percentage.
fiber uniformity
FFBN
first fruit branch position by node
first fruiting branch position measured by number of stem node
first fruit branch position by node
FRTP
fruiting type
Pattern of boll formation on branches
fruiting type
FECONC
Iron concentration
The total Iron (Fe) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
Iron concentration
LFCL
leaf color
Coloration of mature leaf
leaf color
LFNEC
leaf nectaries
Commonly observed nectar glands on the undersides of the leaf
leaf nectaries
LFSP
leaf shape
The shape and structure of leaf
leaf shape
LINTCL
lint color
Coloration of mature fiber
lint color
LP
lint percent
The weight of lint ginned from a sample of seed cotton expressed as a percentage of the weight of seed cotton
lint percent
LY
lint yield
The mean production of the plots harvested, expressed in weight of lint of each plant/plot/area
lint yield
MGCONC
magnesium concentration
The total magnesium (Mg) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
magnesium concentration
MNCONC
manganese concentration
The total manganese (Mn) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
manganese concentration
PETALCL
petal color
Flower petal pigmentation
petal color
PETALSP
petal spot
Red coloration at base of flower petals, creating the effect of a spot in the center of the flower
petal spot
PCONC
phosphorus concentration
The total phosphorus (P) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
phosphorus concentration
FLWSC
photoperiod
Indication of the flowering of the plot in relation to daylength
photoperiod
PH
plant height
Height of the plant at maturity
plant height
PS
plant shape
The shape and structure of plant
plant shape
PlotHomo
plot homogeneity
Indicate if the plot of an accession appears uniform or is variable
plot homogeneity
PM
plot maturity
The stage of maturation of the plot at the time of observation
plot maturity
POLLENCL
pollen color
Pollen pigmentation
pollen color
KCONC
potassium concentration
The total Potassium (K) ion concentration measured in a plant or a plant part or plant extract
potassium concentration
KNACONCR
potassium to sodium concentration ratio
The ratio of total potassium (K) ion concentration to sodium (Na) ion concentration measured in a plant or a plant part.
potassium to sodium concentration ratio
SCY
seed cotton yield
weight of harvested cotton seed by each plant/plot/area
seed cotton yield
SDFZCL
seed fuzz color
Observe seed fuzz color on the seed surface
seed fuzz color
SDFZGD
seed fuzz grade
Observe seed fuzz on the seed surface and rate the density of fuzz
seed fuzz grade
SI
seed index
The mass of 100 fuzzy seeds, in grams
seed index
SOC
seed oil content
Percentage of oil by weight in 10 gram sample of dehulled seeds
seed oil content
SPC
seed protein content
Protein weight per 100 kernels
seed protein content
SDV
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
seed vigor
SFC
short fiber content
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)
short fiber content
NACONC
sodium concentration
The total Sodium (Na) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract.
sodium concentration
STEMNN
stem node number
number of nodes on stem
stem node number
SCONC
sulfur concentration
The total sulfur (S) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
sulfur concentration
DTL
trichome density on leaf
The degree or relative density of trichome on leaf
trichome density on leaf
DTS
trichome density on stem
The degree or relative density of trichome on stem
trichome density on stem
VWR
verticillium wilt resistance
Resistance to verticillium wilt (Verticillium dahliae)
verticillium wilt resistance
ZNCONC
zinc concentration
The total zinc (Zn) ion concentration measured in a given volume of a plant or a plant part or plant extract
zinc concentration
%
%
cm
cm
cN/tex
cN/tex
content
content
degree
degree
g
g
g-1
g-1
g/plant
g/plant
g/plot
g/plot
g/tex
g/tex
growing days
growing days
inch
inch
index
index
kg/ha
kg/ha
lb/acre
lb/acre
mg/kg
mg/kg
mm
mm
mm2/mm3
mm2/mm3
number
number
rating
rating
rating
rating
ratio
ratio
unit
unit
SKC
seed kernel content
The weight of kernel over weight of whole seed
seed kernel content
SKC - Computation
Weight of kernel over weight of whole seed
SKC - Computation
SKC (%)
SKC_Cmp_pct
SKC (%)
SCP
seed coat percent
Weight of seed coat over weight of whole seed
seed coat percent
SCP - Computation
weight of seed coat over weight of whole seed
SCP - Computation
SCP (%)
SCP_Cmp_pct
SCP (%)
FEL - (unknown method) Measurement
fiber elongation
FEL - (unknown method) Measurement
FEL (%)
FEL_M_pct
FEL (%)
E1 - HVI Measurement
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
E1 (%)
ELO
elongation
E1_M_pct
E1 (%)
FM - AFIS Measurement
Arealometer M. M=150.5 - 38.1*Arealometer I
FM - AFIS Measurement
FM (%)
Arealometer M
MR
maturity ratio
FM_M_pct
FM (%)
FM - HVI Measurement
FM is the fiber maturity content measured by HVI
FM - HVI Measurement
FM HVI (%)
Arealometer M
FM_HVI_M_pct
FM HVI (%)
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)
QS-1-1-3-5 - Computation
QS (1,1,3,5)
QS-1-1-3-5_Cmp_pct
QS (1,1,3,5)
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)
QS-2-1-4-3 - Computation
QS (2,1,4,3)
QS-2-1-4-3_Cmp_pct
QS (2,1,4,3)
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)
QS-4.5-2.5-0-3 - Computation
QS (4.5,2.5,0,3)
QS-4.5-2.5-0-3_Cmp_pct
QS (4.5,2.5,0,3)
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)
QS-5-2.5-1.5-1 - Computation
QS (5,2.5,1.5,1)
QS-5-2.5-1.5-1_Cmp_pct
QS (5,2.5,1.5,1)
BOLLCL - Estimantion
Boll color. Code Definition: 1=green, 2=red-green, 3=red, 4=blue-yellow
BOLLCL - Estimantion
boll color CN scale
boll color CN scale
boll color (1-4)
BOLLCL_E_1to4
boll color (1-4)
BOLLCL - Estimantion
boll color descriptor code dedinition: 1=green; 2=dark green; 3=light green; 4=red; 5=sun red; 9=seg/off type
BOLLCL - Estimantion
boll color NCGC scale
boll color NCGC scale
boll color (1-5,9)
BOLLCL_E_1to5_9
boll color (1-5,9)
BOLLSP - Estimantion
Boll shape. Code Definition: 1=round, 2=ovule, 3=long ovule, 4=conical
BOLLSP - Estimantion
boll shape CN scale
boll shape CN scale
boll shape (1-4)
BOLLSP_E_1to4
boll shape (1-4)
BOLLSP - Estimantion
boll shape descriptor code definition: 1=oval; 2=round; 3=cone; 4=cone oval; 9=seg/off type
BOLLSP - Estimantion
boll shape NCGC scale
boll shape NCGC scale
boll shape (1-4,9)
BOLLSP_E_1to4_9
boll shape (1-4,9)
BOLLSP - Estimantion
Boll shape. Code Definition: 1=Round, 2=Oval, 3=Conical.
BOLLSP - Estimantion
boll shape UZ scale
boll shape UZ scale
boll shape (1-3)
BOLLSP_E_1to3
boll shape (1-3)
SNPA
seed number per acre
Seed Number Per Acre (SNPA). Usually counted by number of millions
seed number per acre
SNPA - Computation
Seed Number Per Acre (SNPA). Usually counted by number of millions
SNPA - Computation
million/acre
million/acre
SNPA (million/acre)
SNPA_Cmp_million_acre
SNPA (million/acre)
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)
QS-5-2.5-1-1.5 - Computation
QS (5,2.5,1,1.5)
QS-5-2.5-1-1.5_Cmp_pct
QS (5,2.5,1,1.5)
FUR - Computation
FUR (fiber uniformity ratio) is the ratio between the 50% span length and 2.5% span length
FUR - Computation
FUR (%)
FUR_Cmp_pct
FUR (%)
BS - Estimantion
Boll size. (Big, Relatively big, Relatively small)
BS - Estimantion
boll size CN scale
boll size CN scale
boll size (1-3)
BS_E_1to3
boll size (1-3)
BS - Estimantion
boll size descriptor code definition: 1=medium; 2=large; 3=small; 4=extra small; 9=seg/off type
BS - Estimantion
boll NCGC size scale
boll NCGC size scale
boll size (1-4,9)
BS_E_1to4_9
boll size (1-4,9)
FUI - HVI Measurement
FUI is an HVI standard measurement. It is the ratio between the mean length (ML) and the upper half mean length (UHML) of the fibers expressed as a percentage (i.e. FUI=ML/UHML).
FUI - HVI Measurement
FUI (%)
FUI_M_pct
FUI (%)
BOR
boll open rate
Visually boll open rated near the time of defoliation
boll open rate
BOR - Estimantion
Visually boll open rated near the time of defoliation
BOR - Estimantion
boll open (%)
ob
BOR_E_pct
boll open (%)
LP - Computation
LP (Lint percent) = 100*(25_boll_lint_weight/25_boll_sample_weight)
LP - Computation
LP (%)
LP_Cmp_pct
LP (%)
AACYS
seed cysteine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of cysteine
seed cysteine content
AACYS - Measurement
Standard method for seed cysteine content
AACYS - Measurement
cysteine (%)
Cys
AACYS_E_pct
cysteine (%)
SCF
seed coat fragment
Seed coat fragments (SCFs) are the parts of a seed coat that have been broken from the surface of either mature orimmature seeds during mechanical processing
seed coat fragment
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
SCF - AFIS Measurement
SCF %
SCF_M_pct
SCF %
GTO
gin turnout
Gin turnout percentage is a simple measurement of the weight ratio of lint to seed cotton harvested from ginning
gin turnout
GTO - Computation
GTO (gin turnout) is the ratio of lint to seed cotton harvested from ginning
GTO - Computation
GTO (%)
GTO_M_pct
GTO (%)
AAGLY
seed glycine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of glycine
seed glycine content
AAGLY - Measurement
Standard method for seed glycine content
AAGLY - Measurement
glycine (%)
Gly
AAGLY_M_pct
glycine (%)
FD
fiber density
Fiber Density (FD), estimated fibers per mm2 of SSA (seed surface area)
fiber density
FD - Computation
Fiber Density (FD), estimated fibers per mm2 of SSA (seed surface area). FD=FPS/(35.74+(SI*6.59)
FD - Computation
num/mm2
num/mm2
FD (num/mm2)
FD_Cmp_num_mm2
FD (num/mm2)
FNPS
fiber number per seed
Fiber number per seed (FNPS). Can be calculated using either HVI or AFIS measurements
fiber number per seed
FNPS - Computation
FNPS HVI: fibers per seed calculated using HVI measurements. FNPS=[LI(g)/100]/[[UHML(inch)*[FUI(%)/100]]*[MIC/1000000]
FNPS - Computation
num/seed
num/seed
FNPS HVI (num/seed)
FNPS_Cmp_num_seed
FNPS HVI (num/seed)
SGC
gossypol free coutent
The gossypol content (including free and bound gossypol as well as methoxy-gossypol) in fuzzy seeds
gossypol free coutent
SGC_free - Measurement
Free gossypol is expressed as a percentage of the mass of the kernel
SGC_free - Measurement
free gossypol (%)
SGC_free_M_pct
free gossypol (%)
AAILE
seed isoleucine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of isoleucine
seed isoleucine content
AAILE - Measurement
Standard method for seed isoleucine content
AAILE - Measurement
isoleucine (%)
Ile
AAILE_M_pct
isoleucine (%)
AALEU
seed leucine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of leucine
seed leucine content
AALEU - Measurement
Standard method for seed leucine content
AALEU - Measurement
leucine (%)
Leu
AALEU_Lf_M_mg_kg
leucine (%)
FALIN
seed linolenic acid content
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of linolenic acid
seed linolenic acid content
FALIN - Measurement
Standard method for seed linolenic acid content
FALIN - Measurement
linolenic acid (%)
Lin
FALIN_M_pct
linolenic acid (%)
FIM
fiber immature content
The immaturity ratio is a dimensionless number which describes a physical characteristic of the fiber cross section
fiber immature content
FIM - AFIS Measurement
FIM (%), an AFIS measurement on Immature fiber content by weight (=Arealometer I ?)
FIM - AFIS Measurement
FIM (%)
FIM_M_pct
IFC
Immature Fiber Content
FIM (%)
SNC
seed nitrogen content
Percentage of nitrogen by weight in of the mass of fuzzy seeds
seed nitrogen content
SNC - Measurement
The nitrogen in fuzzy seeds as determined by AOCS Method Ba 4-38
SNC - Measurement
SNC (%)
SNC_M_pct
SNC (%)
DTB
trichome density on bract
Trichome density on margin of bract.
trichome density on bract
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
DTB - Counting
num/cm
num/cm
trichome density on bract (num/cm)
DTB_Cnt_num_cm
trichome density on bract (num/cm)
FAOLE
seed oleic acid content
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of oleic acid
seed oleic acid content
FAOLE - Measurement
Standard method for seed oleic acid content
FAOLE - Measurement
oleic acid (%)
Ole
FAOLE_M_pct
oleic acid (%)
FAPAL
seed palmitic acid content
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of palmitic acid
seed palmitic acid content
FAPAL - Measurement
Standard method for seed palmitic acid content
FAPAL - Measurement
palmitic acid (%)
Pal
FAPAL_M_pct
palmitic acid (%)
FF - Estimation
Fiber fineness estimate (High/Relatively high/Relatively low)
FF - Estimation
Fiber fineness CN scale
Fiber fineness CN scale
FF (1-3)
FF_E_1to3
FF (1-3)
SP
seed percent
Seed Percentage (SP). It is determined from ginning boll samples, and is close to being the reciprocal of lint percentage
seed percent
SP - Measurement
Seed Percentage (SP). It is determined from ginning boll samples, and is close to being the reciprocal of lint percentage.
SP - Measurement
SP (%)
SP_M_pct
SP (%)
AAPHE
seed phenylalanine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of phenylalanine
seed phenylalanine content
AAPHE - Measurement
Standard method for seed phenylalanine content
AAPHE - Measurement
phenylalanine (%)
Phe
AAPHE_M_pct
phenylalanine (%)
CRD
reflectance
Colorimeter Rd, the percentage of reflectance
reflectance
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
CRD - Nickerson-Hunter Colorimeter Measurement
Rd (%)
reflectance
CRD_M_pct
Rd (%)
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.
FF - AFIS Measurement
mTx
mTx
FF (mTx)
Mean fiber fineness
FF_M_mTx
FF (mTx)
FL - Estimantion
Fiber length estimate (Extra long/Long/Relatively long/Intermediate/Short)
FL - Estimantion
Fiber length CN scale
Fiber length CN scale
FL (1-5)
FL_E_1to5
FL (1-5)
AAARG
seed arginine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of arginine
seed arginine content
AAARG - Measurement
Standard method for seed arginine content
AAARG - Measurement
arginine (%)
Arg
AAARG_M_pct
arginine (%)
AAASP
seed aspartate content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of aspartate
seed aspartate content
AAASP - Measurement
Standard method for seed aspartate content
AAASP - Measurement
aspartic acid (%)
Asp
AAASP_M_pct
aspartic acid (%)
DTL - Estimation
Trichome density on leaf (Leaf pubescence amount). Code Definition: 0=none, 1=sparse, 2=intermediate, 3=dense
DTL - Estimation
DTL CN scale
DTL CN scale
trichome density on leaf (0-3)
DTL_E_0to3
trichome density on leaf (0-3)
AASER
seed serine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of serine
seed serine content
AASER - Measurement
Standard method for seed serine content
AASER - Measurement
serine (%)
Ser
AASER_M_pct
serine (%)
FASTE
seed stearic acid content
The amount of total cotton seed oil that is composed of stearic acid
seed stearic acid content
FASTE - Measurement
Standard method for seed stearic acid content (%)
FASTE - Measurement
stearic acid (%)
Ste
FASTE_M_pct
stearic acid (%)
TRASH
trash content
Trash content is a measure of the non-lint particles (like leaf, bark) in the cotton.
trash content
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
AREA - HVI Measurement
AREA (%)
AREA_M_pct
AREA (%)
DTL - Estimation
trichome density on leaf descriptor code definition: 1=none; 2=few; 3=moderate; 4=hairy; 5=very hairy; 6=pilose; 9=seg/off type
DTL - Estimation
DTL NCGC scale
DTL NCGC scale
trichome density on leaf (1-6,9)
DTL_E_1to6_9
trichome density on leaf (1-6,9)
AAVAL
seed valine content
The amount of total cotton seed protein that is composed of valine
seed valine content
AAVAL - Measurement
Standard method for seed valine content (%)
AAVAL - Measurement
valine (%)
Val
AAVAL_M_pct
valine (%)
BOLLNT
boll nectaries
The presence of nectar glands on the base of the boll or calyx
boll nectaries
BOLLNT - Estimantion
boll nectaries descriptor code definition: 0=absent; 1=present; 2=reduced; 3=inactive; 9=seg/off type
BOLLNT - Estimantion
boll nectaries NCGC scale
boll nectaries NCGC scale
boll nectaries
BOLLNT_E_0to3_9
boll nectaries
BOLLPIT
boll pitting
The depth and density of pitting associated with glands of the boll wall of the mature but non cleft bolls
boll pitting
BOLLPIT - Estimantion
boll pitting descriptor code definition: 1=smooth; 2=lightly pitted; 3=pitted; 4=very pitted; 9=seg/off type
BOLLPIT - Estimantion
boll pitting NCGC scale
boll pitting NCGC scale
boll pitting (1-4,9)
BOLLPIT_E_1to4_9
boll pitting (1-4,9)
BOLLPNT
boll point
Degree of tapering of the boll tips
boll point
BOLLPNT - Estimantion
boll point descriptor code definition: 1=moderately pointed; 2=pointed; 3=blunt; 9=seg/off type
BOLLPNT - Estimantion
boll point NCGC scale
boll point NCGC scale
boll point (1-3,9)
BOLLPNT_E_1to3_9
boll point (1-3,9)
LVFM
lint visible foreign matter
0.0
lint visible foreign matter
LVFM - AFIS Measurement
LVFM (%), an AFIS measurement on lint visible foreign matter content
LVFM - AFIS Measurement
LVFM (%)
LVFM_M_pct
LVFM (%)
WASTE
waste
The difference in mass, expressed as a percentage of the fed stock and delivered stock.
waste
WASTE - Measurement
Waste percentage as reported is the percentage of material removed during the carding process
WASTE - Measurement
waste (%)
WASTE_M_pct
waste (%)
SOC - Measurement
Standard method for seed oil content (%)
SOC - Measurement
SOC (%)
seed oil content
SOC_M_pct
SOC (%)
SPC - Measurement
Standard method for seed protein content (%)
SPC - Measurement
SPC (%)
SPC_M_pct
SPC (%)
BRACTCL
bract color
The degree of red coloration to the bracts
bract color
BRACTCL - Estimantion
bract color descriptor code definition: 1=green; 2=red; 3=sun red; 9=seg/off type
BRACTCL - Estimantion
bract color NCGC scale
bract color NCGC scale
bract color (1-3,9)
BRACTCL_E_1to3_9
bract color (1-3,9)
BRACTNT
bract nectaries
The presence of nectar glands on the base of the bracts on the outside or abaxial side
bract nectaries
BRACTNT - Estimantion
bract nectaries descriptor code definition: 0=absent; 1=present; 2=reduced; 3=inactive; 9=seg/off type
BRACTNT - Estimantion
bract nectaries NCGC scale
bract nectaries NCGC scale
bract nectaries (0-3,9)
BRACTNT_E_0to3_9
bract nectaries (0-3,9)
BRACTSP
bract shape
Bract shape (BRACTSP), shape of bract
bract shape
BRACTSP - Estimantion
Bract shape. Code Definition: 1=cordate, 2=narrow coil, 3=ovule, 4=sword, 5=lanceolate, 6=trangle, 7=three teeth
BRACTSP - Estimantion
bract shape CN scale
bract shape CN scale
bract shape (1-7)
BRACTSP_E_1to7
bract shape (1-7)
BRACTTSZ
bract teeth size
Relative size of bract teeth
bract teeth size
BRACTTSZ - Estimantion
bract teeth size descriptor code definition: 0=none; 1=medium; 2=small; 3=large; 9=seg/off type
BRACTTSZ - Estimantion
bract teeth size NCGC scale
bract teeth size NCGC scale
bract teeth size (0-3,9)
BRACTTSZ_E_0to3_9
bract teeth size (0-3,9)
BRACTTP
bract type
Type of bract according to shape or placement relative to the boll
bract type
BRACTTP - Estimantion
bract type descriptor code definition: 1=normal; 2=frego; 3=flared; 4=recurved; 9=seg/off type
BRACTTP - Estimantion
bract type NCGC scale
bract type NCGC scale
bract type (1-4,9)
BRACTTP_E_1to4_9
bract type (1-4,9)
CNPTY
canopy type
The overall appearance of foliage on the plants
canopy type
CNPTY - Estimantion
canopy type descriptor code definition: 1=typical; 2=open; 3=dense; 4=compact; 9=seg/off type
CNPTY - Estimantion
canopy type NCGC scale
canopy type NCGC scale
canopy type (1-4,9)
CNPTY_E_1to4_9
canopy type (1-4,9)
FILACL
filament color
The color of filament (stamen) of flower
filament color
filament_Col - Estimation
Filament color. Code definition: 1=white, 2=cream, 3=yellow, 4=pink, 5=red, 6=purple
filament_Col - Estimation
filament color CN scale
filament color CN scale
filament color (1-6)
filament_Col_1to6
filament color (1-6)
SFC - HVI Measurement
SFC-HVI (short fiber content measured by HVI), it is the HVI value of short fiber index (SFI)
SFC - HVI Measurement
SFC HVI (%)
SFI
SFC_HVI_M_pct
SFC HVI (%)
SDV - Measurement
The energy required for seed germination
SDV - Measurement
seed energy germinate normal (%)
SDV_SdEngN_M_pct
seed energy germinate normal (%)
SDV - Measurement
seed energy reuired for seed germination in thermostat
SDV - Measurement
seed energy germinate thermostat (%)
SDV_SdEngT_pct
seed energy germinate thermostat (%)
FS - Estimation
Fiber strength estimate (Low/Strong)
FS - Estimation
fiber strength CN scale
fiber strength CN scale
FS (1-2)
FS_E_1to2
FS (1-2)
DTS - Estimation
trichome density on stem descriptor code definition: 1=none; 2=few; 3=moderate; 4=hairy; 5=very hairy; 6=pilose; 9=seg/off type
DTS - Estimation
DTS NCGC scale
DTS NCGC scale
trichome density on stem (1-6,9)
DTS_E_1to6_9
trichome density on stem (1-6,9)
VWDI - Computation
verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants.
VWDI - Computation
15 DAI VW incidence (%)
VWDI_15DAI_Cmp_Inc_pct
15 DAI VW incidence (%)
LFGL
leaf gossypol glands
Gossypol gland density on leaf
leaf gossypol glands
LFGL - Estimation
leaf gossypol glands descriptor code definition: 0=glandless; 1=medium; 2=light; 3=heavy; 9=seg/off type
LFGL - Estimation
leaf glands NCGC scale
leaf glands NCGC scale
leaf gossypol glands (0-3,9)
LFGL_E_0to3_9
leaf gossypol glands (0-3,9)
VWDI - Computation
verticillium wilt incidence on is calculated as the ratio between the number of infected plants and the total number of plants.
VWDI - Computation
30 DAI VW incidence (%)
VWDI_30DAI_Cmp_Inc_pct
30 DAI VW incidence (%)
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
VWDI - Computation
VWDI (%)
VWDI_Cmp_Inc_pct
VWDI (%)
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
VWDI - Computation
fstage VW incidence (%)
VWDI_FlStg_Cmp_Inc_pct
fstage VW incidence (%)
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
VWDI - Computation
mstage VW incidence (%)
VWDI_mat_Cmp_Inc_pct
mstage VW incidence (%)
LFSZ
leaf size
The relative size of the mature, expanded leaf
leaf size
LFSZ - Estimation
leaf size descriptor code definition: 1=medium; 2=small; 3=large; 4=extra small; 9=seg/off type
LFSZ - Estimation
leaf size NCGC scale
leaf size NCGC scale
leaf size (1-4,9)
LFSZ_E_1-4_9
leaf size (1-4,9)
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
VWDI - Computation
sstage VW incidence (%)
VWDI_seedling_Cmp_Inc_pct
sstage VW incidence (%)
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.
VWDS - Computation
15 DAI VW index (%)
VWDS_15DAI_Cmp_Index_pct
15 DAI VW index (%)
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.
VWDS - Computation
30 DAI VW index (%)
VWDS_30DAI_Cmp_Index_pct
30 DAI VW index (%)
VWDS - Computation
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
VWDS (%)
VWDS_Cmp_Index_pct
VWDS (%)
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.
VWDS - Computation
fstage VW index (%)
VWDS_FlStg_Cmp_Index_pct
fstage VW index (%)
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.
VWDS - Computation
mstage VW index (%)
VWDS_mat_Cmp_Index_pct
mstage VW index (%)
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.
VWDS - Computation
sstage VW index (%)
VWDS_seedling_Cmp_Index_pct
sstage VW index (%)
LFSP_Lng - Measurement
leaf lobe length
LFSP_Lng - Measurement
main lobe length (cm)
LFSP_mlobe_Lng_M_cm
main lobe length (cm)
LFSP_Wid - Measurement
leaf lobe width
LFSP_Wid - Measurement
main lobe width (cm)
LFSP_mlobe_Wid_M_cm
main lobe width (cm)
LFSP_lobe_Lng - Measurement
leaf lobe length
LFSP_lobe_Lng - Measurement
2nd lobe length (cm)
LFSP_2nd_lobe_Lng_M_cm
2nd lobe length (cm)
FLWSC - Estimation
photoperiod descriptor code definition: 0=no squares; 1=squares; 2=flowers; 3=bolls; 4=open bolls; 9=seg/off type
FLWSC - Estimation
photoperiod NCGC scale
photoperiod NCGC scale
photoperiod (0-4,9)
FLWSC_E_0to4_9
photoperiod (0-4,9)
FLWSC - Estimation
Sensitivity to photopeiodism. Code Definition: 0=Not photoperiodic, 1=Slightly Photopereodic, 2=Photoperiodic, 3=Strictly photoperiodic.
FLWSC - Estimation
photoperiod UZ scale
photoperiod UZ scale
photoperiod (0-3)
FLWSC_E_0to3
photoperiod (0-3)
STEMCL
stem color
Coloration on stem surface
stem color
STEMCL - Estimation
stem color descriptor code definition: 1=green; 2=sun red; 3=dark red; 9=seg/off type
STEMCL - Estimation
stem color NCGC scale
stem color NCGC scale
stem color (1-3,9)
STEMCL_E_1to3_9
stem color (1-3,9)
STGMTP
stigma exsertion
The classified length of the stigmatic column in relation to the antheridial cone
stigma exsertion
STGMTP - Estimation
stigma exsertion descriptor code definition: 1=normal; 2=protruding; 3=extreme protruding; 4=short buried; 9=seg/off type
STGMTP - Estimation
stigma exsertion NCGC scale
stigma exsertion NCGC scale
stigma exsertion (1-4,9)
STGMTP_E_1to4_9
stigma exsertion (1-4,9)
LFSP_lobe_Lng - Measurement
leaf lobe length
LFSP_lobe_Lng - Measurement
3rd lobe length (cm)
LFSP_3rd_lobe_Lng_M_cm
3rd lobe length (cm)
LFSP_lobe_Wid - Measurement
leaf lobe width
LFSP_lobe_Wid - Measurement
2nd lobe width (cm)
LFSP_2nd_lobe_Wid_M_cm
2nd lobe width (cm)
FRTP - Estimation
Fruiting type (Boll setting type). Code Definition: 1=single, 2=cluster
FRTP - Estimation
fruiting type CN scale
fruiting type CN scale
fruiting type (1-2)
FRTP_E_1to2
fruiting type (1-2)
FRTP - Estimation
fruiting type descriptor code definition: 1=normal; 2=cluster; 3=short branch; 9=seg/off type
FRTP - Estimation
fruiting type NCGC scale
fruiting type NCGC scale
fruiting type (1-3,9)
FRTP_E_1to3_9
fruiting type (1-3,9)
LFSP_lobe_Wid - Measurement
leaf lobe width
LFSP_lobe_Wid - Measurement
3rd lobe width (cm)
LFSP_3rd_lobe_Wid_M_cm
3rd lobe width (cm)
APR
aphid resistance
Resistance to aphid (Aphis gossypii)
aphid resistance
APR - Estimation
Observation the host reaction to aphids, and rate it from immune/resistant to susceptible. Code Definition: 1=High resistant, 2=Resistant, 3=Medium resistant, 4=Susceptive, 5=High susceptive
APR - Estimation
APR CN scale
APR CN scale
aphid resist (1-5)
APR_E_1to5
aphid resist (1-5)
BOLLGL
boll gossypol glands
Gossypol gland density on bolls
boll gossypol glands
BOLLGL - Estimantion
boll gossypol glands descriptor code definition: 0=glandless; 1=medium; 2=light; 3=heavy; 9=seg/off type
BOLLGL - Estimantion
boll gossypol glands NCGC scale
boll gossypol glands NCGC scale
boll gossypol glands (0-3,9)
BOLLGL_E_0to3_9
boll gossypol glands (0-3,9)
FBNDL
fruit branch internode length
Calculated by dividing fruit branch length by fruit branch nodes.
fruit branch internode length
FBNDL - Computation
Calculated by dividing fruit branch length by fruit branch nodes.
FBNDL - Computation
FBNDL (cm)
Inter-node length (cm)
FBNDL_Cmp_cm
FBNDL (cm)
BRACTTN
bract teeth number
Relative number of bract teeth to what is typically seen for cultivars of G. hirsutum
bract teeth number
BRACTTN - Estimantion
bract teeth number descriptor code definition: 1=medium; 2=many; 3=few; 9=seg/off type
BRACTTN - Estimantion
bract teeth number NCGC scale
bract teeth number NCGC scale