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- Doreswamy, Jamuna; Gopal, Subramanya
- Journal of insect science 2012 v.12 no.140 pp. 1-6
- Bombyx mori; germplasm; inbreeding; inbreeding coefficient; inbreeding depression; larvae; moths; multivoltine habit; pedigree; population; pupation; quantitative traits; races; random mating; silkworms; statistical models; India
- ... The objective of the present study was to estimate the level of inbreeding coefficient during inbreeding of the pedigree of random mating and selected populations of two distinct races of mulberry silkworm, Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae), in the silkworm germplasm. The six generation data of the two races, namely multivoltine Pure Mysore and bivoltine NB₄D₂, were studied for inbreeding depr ...
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