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Table 3 Comparison of the countable traits between the different ploidy-level hybrids and their parents

From: The formation of diploid and triploid hybrids of female grass carp × male blunt snout bream and their 5S rDNA analysis

Fish type No. of lateral scales No. of upper lateral scales No. of lower lateral scales No. of dorsal fins No. of abdominal fins No. of anal fins
GC 41.10 ± 1.20(39 ~ 42) 6.40 ± 0.52(6 ~ 7) 4.60 ± 0.52(4 ~ 5) III + 7.00 ± 0.00(III + 7) 8.00 ± 0.00(8) III + 7.00 ± 0.00(III + 7)
BSB 50.90 ± 1.20(49 ~ 52) 9.50 ± 0.53(9 ~ 10) 10.10 ± 0.99(9 ~ 11) III + 8.50 ± 0.53(III + 8 ~ 9) 9.20 ± 0.63(8 ~ 10) III + 25.90 ± 0.88(III + 25 ~ 27)
2nGB 46.50 ± 0.53(46 ~ 47) 8.00 ± 0.00(8) 6.00 ± 0.00(6) III + 8.00 ± 0.00(III + 8) 8.00 ± 0.00(8) III + 15.70 ± 0.48(III + 15 ~ 16)
3nGB 45.00 ± 1.05(43 ~ 46) 8.00 ± 0.00(8) 5.60 ± 0.52(5 ~ 6) III + 9.00 ± 0.00(III + 9) 8.60 ± 0.52(8 ~ 9) III + 13.40 ± 0.84(III + 12 ~ 14)
  1. Uppercase Roman numerals indicate the number of the spines, and Arabic numerals reflect the number of soft fins. Numbers before and after the symbol “±” present the mean value and standard deviation of numbers of the fins respectively. “~” implies the measured number range of the fins.