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Suggested standard notations for crosses and breeding lines of ICRISAT crops for BMS

 

(1) Chickpea, groundnut and finger millet

 

Cross: Examples

Chickpea ICCX 171001

Groundnut ICGX 171001

Finger millet ICFX 171001

 

IC

C

X

 

17

1

001

IC

G

X

 

17

1

001

IC

F

X

 

17

1

001

ICRISAT

Crop

C= Chickpea

G=Groundnut

F=Finger millet

Cross

One space

Year (17 for 2017)

Location

1 = Patancheru

2 = Kenya

3 = Ethiopia

4 = Malawi

5 = Zimbabwe

6 = Mali

7 = Niger

8 = Nigeria

 

Serial number of cross from 001 to 999

 

Breeding line: Examples

Chickpea ICCV 171001

Groundnut ICGV 171001

Finger millet ICFV 171001

 

IC

C

V

 

17

1

001

IC

G

V

 

17

1

001

IC

F

V

 

17

1

001

ICRISAT

Crop

C = Chickpea

G = Groundnut

F = Finger millet

Breeding line

One space

Year (17 for 2017)

Location

1 = Patancheru

2 = Kenya

3 = Ethiopia

4 = Malawi

5 = Zimbabwe

6 = Mali

7 = Niger

8 = Nigeria

 

Serial number of line from 001 to 999

 

 

 

 

 

 

(2) Pigeonpea, Pearl millet and sorghum

 

Cross: Examples

Pigeonpea ICPX 1710001

Pearl millet ICMX 1710001

Sorghum ICSX 1710001

 

IC

P

X

 

17

1

0001

IC

M

X

 

17

1

0001

IC

S

X

 

17

1

0001

ICRISAT

Crop

P = Pigeonpea

M = Pearl millet

S = Sorghum

Cross

One space

Year (17 for 2017)

Location

1 = Patancheru

2 = Kenya

3 = Ethiopia

4 = Malawi

5 = Zimbabwe

6 = Mali

7 = Niger

8 = Nigeria

 

Serial number of cross from 0001 to 9999

 

Breeding lines (OPV); A, B and R lines, Hybrids: Examples

Pigeonpea ICPV 171001

Pearl millet ICMV 171001

Sorghum ICSV 171001

 

IC

P

V

 

17

1

001

IC

M

V

 

17

1

001

IC

S

V

 

17

1

001

ICRISAT

Crop

P = Pigeonpea

M = Pearl millet

S = Sorghum

V=Breeding line

P=Population

A = A Line

B = B Line

R = R Line

H = Hybrid

One space

Year (17 for 2017)

Location

1 = Patancheru

2 = Kenya

3 = Ethiopia

4 = Malawi

5 = Zimbabwe

6 = Mali

7 = Niger

8 = Nigeria

 

Serial number of line from 001 to 999