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Thirteen mapping populations used in the construction of the consensus map.

 
Population Individuals genotyped Individuals used for mapping Mapped SNPs Linkage groups Map size (cM)
CB27 × IT97K-566-6 95 92 438 23 505.56
CB27 × IT82E-18 166 160 430 23 701.15
CB27 × UCR 779 58 56 560 22 489.40
CB46 × IT93K-503-1 130 114 374 17 639.59
524B × IT84S-2049 91 85 438 22 710.09
Dan Ila × TVu-7778 113 79 288 22 549.56
Yacine × 58-77 141 97 435 22 650.98
Sanzi × Vita 7 142 122 413 19 753.22
IT84S-2246 × IT93K-503 93 88 155 14 302.46
IT84S-2246 × Mouride 92 87 347 15 595.33
TVu14676 × IT84S-2246-4 147 136 345 14 666.89
CB27 × 24-125B-1 108 87 329 23 526.75
LB30#1 × LB1162 #7 95 90 180 20 409.94
SNP, single nucleotide polymorphism.



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Comparison of the current cowpea consensus map and the Muchero et al. (2009) map.

 
Markers
Length (cM)
Bins
Consensus VuLG Current map Muchero et al., 2009 Current map Muchero et al., 2009 Current map Muchero et al., 2009
1 81 69 64.7 85.2 65 50
2 142 116 74.4 84.0 98 74
3 204 168 92.4 81.8 154 120
4 83 68 45.7 66.4 67 55
5 93 75 58.2 62.6 71 56
6 109 93 79.1 59.1 84 60
7 82 72 48.1 52.9 64 43
8 72 65 63.9 49.0 65 48
9 78 66 45.2 48.4 60 47
10 90 77 62.4 46.0 73 53
11 73 59 46.0 44.8 55 39
Total 1107 928 680 680 856 645
VuLG, Vigna unguiculata linkage group.