LENTIL		Descriptor Site(s): PGRC
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Contains data on Lens (Lentil) accessions.  Contact Dr.
Axel Diederichsen (306)956-2893, fax (306)956-7246
diederichsen@em.agr.ca

Descriptor: CORE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

A flag to indicate the accession is part of the core subset

Code          Definition
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Y             YES, ACCESSION IS PART OF THE CORE


Descriptor: COTYLCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COTYLEDON COLOR.TO BE OBSERVED IN SEED LESS THAN 3 MONTHS
OLD

Code          Definition
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GR            GREEN-OLIVE
MX            MIX
OR            ORANGE-RED
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: DAYSFLOWER     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

NUMBER OF DAYS FROM SOWING TO FIRST OBSERVED FLOWER


Descriptor: FLOGRDCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

GROUND COLOR OF STANDARD PETAL (FLAG)

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BU            BLUE
MX            MIX
OT            OTHER
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE/VIOLET
WB            WHITE WITH BLUE VEINS
WH            WHITE


Descriptor: FLOWERSPED     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE NUMBER OF FLOWERS PER PEDUNCLE TAKEN BETWEEN FIRST
TO 50% FLOWERING STAGE


Descriptor: HGTLOWPOD     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

ESTIMATE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT ABOVE GROUND OF THE LOWEST
POD ON UNLODGED PLANTS AT HARVEST (IN CM.)


Descriptor: HYPOCOTCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

DETERMINATION OF PRESENCE OF ANTHOCYANINS IN THE HYPOCOTYL
AT THE 2 TO 3 LEAF STAGE OF THE SEEDLING

Code          Definition
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+             PRESENT
-             ABSENT
M             MIX


Descriptor: LEAFPUB     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

TO BE OBSERVED BEFORE MATURITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             ABSENT
3             SLIGHT
5             INTERMEDIATE
7             DENSE
9             VERY DENSE
M             MIX


Descriptor: PEMV     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

Resistance to Pea Enation Mosaic Virus

Code          Definition
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1             No visual symptoms expressed, plant vigorous
2             Plant infected, slight yellowing and stunting symptoms,
              enation present
3             Plant infected, moderate yellowing and stunting symptoms,
              enations pronounced
4             Plant infected, severe yellowing and stunting
5             Plant infected, plant dead or dying


Descriptor: PLANTHABIT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

DATE TAKEN AFTER FLOWERING

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             PROSTRATE
3             SEMI-PROSTRATE
5             INTERMEDIATE
7             UPRIGHT
9             ERECT
M             MIX


Descriptor: PLANTSIZE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

DETERMINATION OF RELATIVE PLANT SIZE BASED ON A SET OF 1-2
SELECTED STANDARDS

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             VERY SMALL
3             SMALL
5             MEDIUM
7             LARGE
9             VERY LARGE
M             MIX


Descriptor: PODMAT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

NUMBER OF DAYS FROM SOWING TO 90% POD MATURITY


Descriptor: PODPIG     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

SCORED AT OR NEAR MATURITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
+             PRESENT
-             ABSENT


Descriptor: PODSHATTER     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

POD DEHISCENSE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
3             LOW
5             INTERMEDIATE
7             HIGH
9             VERY HIGH
M             MIX


Descriptor: PODSHED     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

SCORED DURING HARVEST TIME, A WEEK AFTER MATURITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
3             LOW
5             INTERMEDIATE
7             HIGH
9             VERY HIGH
M             MIX


Descriptor: PODSPED     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PODS PER PEDUNCLE ON 10 REPRESENTATIVE
PLANTS


Descriptor: SEEDGRDCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

GROUND COLOR OF TESTA.TO BE OBSERVED ON SEED LESS THAN 3
MONTHS OLD

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
GR            GREEN
GY            GREY
MX            MIX
PI            PINK
TN            TAN
TR            TRANSLUCENT


Descriptor: SEEDPAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

PATTERN OF TESTA.TO BE OBSERVED ON SEED LESS THAN 3 MONTHS
OLD

Code          Definition
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AB            ABSENT
CX            COMPLEX.COMBINATION OF DOTTED,SPOTTED OR MARBLED PATTERNS
DT            DOTTED
MB            MARBLED
MX            MIX
SP            SPOTTED


Descriptor: SEEDPATCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF PATTERN ON TESTA

Code          Definition
----          ----------
AB            ABSENT
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
BU            BLUE
GY            GREY
MX            MIX
OL            OLIVE/GREENISH


Descriptor: SEEDSHAPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

GENERAL SHAPE OF THE SEED

Code          Definition
----          ----------
FL            FLAT LENTICULAR,SHARP EDGES
LT            LENTICULAR BLUNT EDGES
MX            MIX
OV            OVAL,ROUNDED EDGES


Descriptor: SEEDSIZE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

CODED FOR RANGES OF AVERAGE WEIGHT OF 100 RANDOMLY CHOSEN
SEEDS IN GRAMS PER 100 SEED

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             <2.0 GM/100 SEED
2             2.0-3.9 GM/100 SEED
3             4.0-5.9 GM/100 SEED
4             6.0-8.0 GM/100 SEED
5             >8.0 GM/100 SEED
M             MIX


Descriptor: SEEDSPOD     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE NUMBER OF SEEDS PER POD OF 10 REPRESENTATIVE PLANTS


Descriptor: SEEDWGT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

WEIGHT OF 100 SEEDS MEASURED IN GRAMS


Descriptor: TENDRILLEN     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

TO BE OBSERVED DURING POD FILLING STAGE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
PR            PROMINENT
RU            RUDIMENTARY