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Table 1 Origin and sample size of the 28 chicken populations

From: Gene diversity, agroecological structure and introgression patterns among village chicken populations across North, West and Central Africa

Type Country Region Code Sample size Location number
Local Benin Atlantique BEN-Atl 20 1
populations   Littoral BEN-Lit 10 2
   Couffo BEN-Cou 10 3
   Mono BEN-Mon 10 4
   Ouémé BEN-Oué 8 5
   Borgou BEN-Bor 38 6
   Donga BEN-Don 17 7
  Côte Agnéby CIV-Agn 18 8
  d’Ivoire Sud-Comoé CIV-SCo 17 9
   Lagunes CIV-Lag 19 10
   Lacs CIV-Lac 41 11
   N’Zi-Comoé CIV-NCo 22 12
  Ghana Ashanti GHA-Ash 6 13
   Eastern GHA-Eas 27 14
   Western GHA-Wes 26 15
   Northern GHA-Nor 25 16
   Upper-East GHA-UEa 16 17
   Upper-West GHA-UWe 12 18
  Maroc Meknes MAR-Mek 45 19
  Cameroun Centre CAM-Cen 30 20
   Est CAM-Est 5 21
   Sud CAM-Sud 28 22
   Ouest/Nord-Ouest CAM-ONO 22 23
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Broiler Broiler-sire line-C BS-C 25  
  Broiler-sire line-D BS-D 29  
  Broiler-dam line-B BD-B 25  
Layer White egg layer-A WEL-A 25  
  Brown egg layer-C BEL-C 25