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- Rubén Pinares; Gustavo Augusto Gutiérrez; Alan Cruz; Renzo Morante; Isabel Cervantes; Alonso Burgos; Juan Pablo Gutiérrez
- Small ruminant research 2018 v.165 pp. 93-100
- alpacas; demonstration farms; genetic correlation; heritability; males; pedigree; statistical models; Peru
- ... The aim of this research was to estimate for the first time the heritability and genetic relationship between medullation and fiber diameter in each fiber by itself. A total of 21,600 fibers from 36 samples from white fleeces, 600 fibers each sample, from males between 0.4 and 10.4 years old from Pacomarca experimental farm (Inca Group, Puno, Peru) were tested using projection microscope (PM). The ...