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dc.contributorAgrawal, Shiv Kumaren_US
dc.contributorKemal, Seid Ahmeden_US
dc.contributorSharma, Tilak Rajen_US
dc.creatorFikru, Mekonnenen_US
dc.date2016-12-31en_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-03-12T22:16:49Z
dc.date.available2017-03-12T22:16:49Z
dc.identifierhttp://www.icarda.org/sites/default/files/u158/ICP2016-Conference-abstract-book.pdf en_US
dc.identifierhttps://mel.cgiar.org/reporting/download/hash/1OGXgy6een_US
dc.identifier.citationMekonnen Fikru, Shiv Kumar Agrawal, Seid Ahmed Kemal, Tilak Raj Sharma. (31/12/2016). Phenotypic variability and characteristics of lentil (Lens culinaris Medik. ) germplasm of Ethiopia by multivariate analysis.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11766/6419
dc.description.abstractLentil (Lens culinaris Medik) is an important crop in Ethiopian highlands. Its productivity is very low due to low yielding landraces and other factors. The objectives of this study were to classify groups of genotypes based on morphological diversity, identification of the major traits contributing to the diversity and identify superior genotypes for breeding. Eleven variables analyzed by Mahalanobis’s generalized distances (D2), Principal Components Analysis (PCA), and a cluster analysis following the method of the Unweight Pair Group Method using Arithmetic Averages (UPGMA). The result showed the existence of considerable genetic diversity among lentil genotypes, for yield and yield components indicating the scope and guarantee for use in the breeding programmes. The most important traits that contributed to genetic divergence were above ground biomass, seed yield, number of seeds per plant, days to maturity and number of pods per plant. The lentil accessions were grouped into 6 major and 15 sub clusters characterized by distinct morphological feature irrespective of their origin.en_US
dc.formatPDFen_US
dc.languageenen_US
dc.rightsCC-BY-NC-4.0en_US
dc.subjectLentilen_US
dc.titlePhenotypic variability and characteristics of lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) germplasm of Ethiopia by multivariate analysisen_US
dc.typePosteren_US
cg.creator.idAgrawal, Shiv Kumar: 0000-0001-8407-3562en_US
cg.creator.idKemal, Seid Ahmed: 0000-0002-1791-9369en_US
cg.creator.ID-typeORCIDen_US
cg.creator.ID-typeORCIDen_US
cg.subject.agrovocgenebanksen_US
cg.subject.agrovocplant genetic resourcesen_US
cg.subject.agrovoclentilsen_US
cg.contributor.centerWollo University - WUen_US
cg.contributor.centerInternational Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas - ICARDAen_US
cg.contributor.centerPunjab Agricultural University - PAUen_US
cg.contributor.crpCGIAR Research Program on Grain Legumes - GLen_US
cg.contributor.funderNot Applicableen_US
cg.coverage.regionEastern Africaen_US
cg.coverage.countryETen_US
cg.contacttiewoast@gmail.comen_US
dc.identifier.statusOpen accessen_US


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