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Table 4 Association of QTL regions for rear leg side view with other traits

From: Concordance analysis for QTL detection in dairy cattle: a case study of leg morphology

QTL Traits with ∑p ≥ 0.8
1 Locomotion, milking speed, rump angle
2 Locomotion, stature, angularity, foot angle
3 Fat content, rump angle, foot angle
4 Milk yield, fat content, protein content, somatic cell count, rear udder height, udder support, rear teat placement, rump angle
5 Fat content
6 Stature, rump angle, rump width
7 Somatic cell count, rear teat placement
8 Front teat length
9 Protein content, rump width
10 Milk yield, protein yield, fat content, protein content, somatic cell count, udder depth, udder support, angularity, maternal calving ease, longevity, clinical mastitis, interval from calving to first insemination
11 Locomotion, rear leg rear view
12 Protein content, rump width, front teat length
13 Chest width, rump angle
14 Locomotion, foot angle
15 Milk yield, fat yield, protein yield, fat content, protein content, somatic cell count, rear udder height, rump width, temperament, direct stillbirth, longevity, clinical mastitis, interval from calving to first insemination
16 Body depth, front teat length, maternal calving ease
17 Locomotion, chest width, stature, direct stillbirth
18 -
19 Locomotion, rear leg rear view
20 Fat yield, maternal calving ease
  1. Traits for which the sum of posterior inclusion probabilities (∑p) in a QTL region equalled at least 0.8.