Table 1.

Genetic values for the embryo and endosperm traits as affected by both the maternal and offspring genomes in the F2 population of an autogamous plant

Maternal tEmbryo t + 1Endosperm t + 1
GenotypeSymbolValuesGenotypeSymbolValue
QQ(t)QQ(t + 1)1μ1 = μ + 2aQQQ(t + 1)1μ1 = μ + Embedded Image
Qq(t)QQ(t + 1)2μ2 = μ + a + β1QQQ(t + 1)2μ2 = μ + Embedded Image + β1
Qq(t + 1)3μ3 = μ + β2QQq(t + 1)3μ3 = μ + Embedded Image + β2
qQ(t + 1)3μ3 = μ + β2Qqq(t + 1)4μ4 = μ − Embedded Image + β3
qq(t + 1)4μ4 = μ − a + β3qqq(t + 1)5μ5 = μ − Embedded Image + β4
qq(t)qq(t + 1)5μ5 = μ − 2aqqq(t + 1)6μ6 = μ − Embedded Image