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Table 8 Correlation analysis between M027 alleles and velvet antler traits of Sika deer

From: Development of novel EST microsatellite markers for genetic diversity analysis and correlation analysis of velvet antler growth characteristics in Sika deer

M027 Alleles Velvet Antler Weight (kg) Main Beam Circle (cm)
321 1.338 ± 0.065a 15.000 ± 0.789a
293 1.237 ± 0.069ab 14.625 ± 0.860ab
295 1.176 ± 0.054abc 19.500 ± 0.951c
289 0.966 ± 0.022bc 13.520 ± 0.314bd
291 0.962 ± 0.032bc 13.509 ± 0.466bd
311 0.926 ± 0.039bc 12.500 ± 0.532bd
251 0.903 ± 0.023bc 13.750 ± 0.335bd
317 0.869 ± 0.034bc 12.977 ± 0.540bd
277 0.805 ± 0.029bc 13.000 ± 0.491bd
287 0.800 ± 0.028c 12.864 ± 0.463bd
263 0.789 ± 0.031d 12.819 ± 0.534bd
279 0.669 ± 0.028d 11.000 ± 0.478e
  1. In the same column, those with the same letters indicate that there was no significant difference between the two genotypes and those with different letters indicate that there was significant difference between the two genotypes