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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Analysis of variance from line×testers mating design for the investigated characters.

S.O.V df Grain yield plant-1 Hundred grain weight Grains per panicle Days to heading Number of panicles plant-1 Panicle length Plant height
Replication 2 1.925* 0.003ns 64.701** 1.206ns 2.453** 8.858ns 86.543*
Genotypes 22 265.312** 0.171** 539.367** 59.178** 76.417** 28.021** 1086.759**
Parents 7 96.640** 0.319** 492.928** 92.137** 27.279** 12.994** 1121.708**
Pa. vs Crosses 1 823.692** 0.059** 35.353ns 90.145** 84.324** 180.928** 9397.234**
Crosses 14 309.764** 0.104** 598.587** 40.487** 100.421** 24.613** 475.679**
Lines 4 300.887ns 0.037ns 625.490ns 65.210ns 57.823ns 26.743ns 384.551*
Testers 2 913.172* 0.318ns 2023.466** 63.301ns 148.556ns 56.409ns 2303.081**
Lines×Testers 8 163.351** 0.085** 228.915** 22.422** 109.687** 15.599** 64.393**
Error 44 1.660 0.007 55.525 1.907 4.819 3.535 20.901
C.V. (percent) 4.022 3.123 6.600 1.576 11.038 6.301 3.017

ns, * and ** are not significant, significant at 0.05 and 0.01 probability, respectively.

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