PHASEOLUS		Descriptor Site(s): PGRC
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Contains data on Phaseolus accessions as proposed by the
Phaseolus Crop Germplasm Committee (CGC).  Contact Dr.
Axel Diederichsen (306)956-2893, fax (306)956-7246
diederichsen@em.agr.ca

Descriptor: BCMVDIFF     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

BCMV differential ratings

Code          Definition
----          ----------
 0            Host Group 0
 1            Host Group 1
 2            Host Group 2
 3            Host Group 3
 4            Host Group 4
 5            Host Group 5
 6            Host Group 6
 7            Host Group 7
 8            Host Group 8
 9a           Host Group 9a
 9b           Host Group 9b
10            Host Group 10
11            Host Group 11
12            Host Group 12
13            None


Descriptor: CORE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

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

Code          Definition
----          ----------
Y             YES, ACCESSION IS PART OF THE CORE


Descriptor: DFLR     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

ACTUAL NUMBER OF DAYS FROM PLANTING TO THE DAY OF THE
FIRST FLOWER TO COMPLETELY OPEN.


Descriptor: FLCON     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

CONCENTRATION OF FLOWERS ON THE PLANT AT JUST PRIOR TO POD
FORMATION OR AT 75% FLOWERING

Code          Definition
----          ----------
3             LOW CONCENTRATION
5             MODERATE CONCENTRATION
7             HIGH CONCENTRATION
9             HIGH CONCENTRATION
M             MIX


Descriptor: GROWTHTYPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             determinate-strong and erect stem and branches
2             determinate-weak stem and branches
3             semi-determinate
4             indeterminate bush, erect stem and branches, without guides
5             indertminate bush, erect stem and branches, with guides
6             inderterminate bush, weak and prostrate stem and branches
              with short guides and no climbing
7             indeterminate bush, weak and prostrate stem and branches
              with long guides and ability to climb
8             indeterminate climbing habit with weak, long and twisted
9             indeterminate climbing habit with weak, long and twisted
              stems and branches and pods concentrated on upper plant

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     1


Descriptor: HAB     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

DESCRIBES FINAL ARCHITECTURE OF PLANT THROUGH INTERACTION
OF MANY CHARACTERS: TERMINAL MERISTEM GROWTH, NO. NODES ON
STEM, INTERNODE LENGTH, CLIMBING ABILITY, BRANCHING PATT'N

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             DETERMINATE BUSH
2             INDETERMINATE BUSH
3             INDETERMINATE PROSTRATE OR VINING BUT NOT CLIMBING
4             INDETERMINATE CLIMBING
MX            MIXED


Descriptor: HALOBLIGHT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO HALO BLIGHT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: HYPCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

HYPOCOTYL COLOR TAKEN AFTER CROOK STAGE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
GR            GREEN
MX            MIXED
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE


Descriptor: LEAFCOLOUR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
3             light green
5             medium green
7             dark green

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     1


Descriptor: LOC     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE NUMBER OF LOCULES PER POD OF 10 RANDOMLY SELECTED
PODS WHICH ARE AT THE BEGINNING OF THE POD FILLING STAGE


Descriptor: MBB     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Resistance to Mexican Bean Beetle

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             No feeding
2             1-9%
3             10-19%
4             20-29%
5             30-39%
6             40-49%
7             50-59%
8             60-69%
9             70-100%


Descriptor: PDCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

BASIC POD COLOR.  REFERS TO LIGHTER COLOR WHEN MORE THAN
ONE COLOR EXISTS. DATA TAKEN DURING POD FILLING STAGE BUT
PRIOR TO THE INITIATION OF DEFOLIATION

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DG            DARK GREEN
DP            DARK PURPLE
LG            LIGHT GREEN
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
MG            MEDIUM GREEN
MX            MIXED
PU            PURPLE
PW            PALE YELLOW
RD            RED
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: PDLEN     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE POD LENGTH IN CM OF 10 SELECTED PODS WHICH ARE AT
THE COMPLETION OF THE POD FILLING STAGE.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
3             short
5             medium
7             long

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 3                     1


Descriptor: PDPAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

POD PATTERN - DESCRIBES DISTRIBUTION OF DARKER COLOR OVER
LIGHTER BASIC POD COLOR.  IF ONLY ONE COLOR, THEN PATTERN
IS CLASSIFIED AS UNIFORM

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DS            DASHES OR STRIPES
TS            TINY OR SMALL SPOTS
UN            UNIFORM


Descriptor: PDPOS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

OBSERVATION OF THE GENERAL POSITION DISTRIBUTION OF THE
PODS.  DATA TAKEN AT THE MIDDLE OF THE POD FILLING STAGE.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
HI            HIGH ON THE PLANT
LO            LOW ON THE PLANT
MI            MID PLANT
MX            MIX WITHIN THE ACCESSION
RG            DISTRIBUTED FROM LOW TO HIGH


Descriptor: PDSTG     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

OBSERVATION OF THE PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF POD STRING. DATA
TAKEN AT THE SNAP STAGE OR THE BEGINNING OF THE POD
FILLING STAGE

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


Descriptor: POTLEAFHOP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Resistance to Potato Leaf Hopper

Code          Definition
----          ----------
0             No injury
1             Slight injury (little curling or rolling of leaves)
2             Medium injury (curling or rolling of leaves)
3             Heavy injury (curling or rolling of leaves, stunting and
              slight yellowing of leaf edges)
4             Very heavy injury (curling or rolling of leaves, stunting
              and severe yellowing of the leaves)


Descriptor: SDCCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF COTYLEDON TAKEN FROM RECENTLY HARVESTED SEED.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
GR            GREEN
MX            MIX
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: SDCLS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

SEED TYPE BASED ON SEED PHENOTYPE AND CODED AS COMMON
MARKET CLASS.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BT            BLACK TURTLE SOUP
CN            CANARIO
CR            CRANBERRY
DR            DARK RED KIDNEY
LM            LIMA
LR            LIGHT RED KIDNEY
NV            NAVY
OT            OTHER
PI            PINKS
PT            PINTO
RM            RED MEXICAN
SN            SNAPS


Descriptor: SDCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

BASE OR BACKGROUND COLOR OF THE SEED COAT TAKEN FROM
FRESHLY HARVESTED SEED.  THE BASE COLOR IS THE PREDOMINANT
COLOR IF MORE THAN ONE COLOR IS PRESENT.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
BU            BLUE
CR            CREAM-BEIGE
DB            DARK BROWN
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
DT            DARK TAN
DU            DARK BLUE
DY            DARK YELLOW
GE            GREY
GR            GREEN
LA            LAVENDER
LB            LIGHT BROWN
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
LR            LIGHT RED
LT            LIGHT TAN
LU            LIGHT BLUE
LY            LIGHT YELLOW
MX            MIX
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
TN            TAN
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: SDECOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF THE EYE OR HILUM OF THE SEED

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
BU            BLUE
CR            CREAM-BEIGE
DB            DARK BROWN
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
DT            DARK TAN
DU            DARK BLUE
DY            DARK YELLOW
GE            GREY
GR            GREEN
LA            LAVENDER
LB            LIGHT BROWN
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
LR            LIGHT RED
LT            LIGHT TAN
LU            LIGHT BLUE
LY            LIGHT YELLOW
MX            MIX
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
TN            TAN
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: SDLUS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

SEED LUSTER OR BRILLIANCE TAKEN ON DRY SEEDS RECENTLY
HARVESTED

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BR            BRILLIANT OR SHINY
IN            INTERMEDIATE
MX            MIXED TYPES WITHIN THE ACCESSION
OP            OPAQUE OR DULL


Descriptor: SDPAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

PATTERN OF SEED COLOR DISTRIBUTION

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BI            LARGE AND SMALL BLOTCHES IRREGULARLY DISTRIBUTED
BL            LARGE WELL DEFINED BLOTCHES
MO            MOTTLED, REGULAR OR IRREGULAR
MX            MIXED
SS            STRIPES AND SPOTS IRREGULARLY DISTRIBUTED
ST            STRIPPED
TS            TINY OR SMALL SPOTTED
UN            UNIFORM (ONLY ONE COLOR)

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 UN                    1


Descriptor: SDPCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF THE PATTERNED PART OF THE SEED COAT, USUALLY THE
LESS PREDOMINANT COLOR IF MORE THAN ONE COLOR IS PRESENT.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
BU            BLUE
CR            CREAM-BEIGE
DB            DARK BROWN
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
DT            DARK TAN
DU            DARK BLUE
DY            DARK YELLOW
GE            GREY
GR            GREEN
LA            LAVENDER
LB            LIGHT BROWN
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
LR            LIGHT RED
LT            LIGHT TAN
LU            LIGHT BLUE
LY            LIGHT YELLOW
MX            MIX
NO            NONE
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
TN            TAN
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: SDSHP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

BASIC SHAPE OF SEED, REGARDLESS OF SEED SIZE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
E             ELONGATED
K             RENIFORM OR KIDNEY TYPE
M             MIXED
O             OTHER
R             ROUNDED
T             TRAPEZOIDAL


Descriptor: SDSIZ     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

SEED SIZE MEASURED AS GMS/100 SEED OF ONE HUNDRED RANDOMLY
CHOSEN SEEDS.


Descriptor: SEEDVEINS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
3             weak
5             medium
7             strong

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 3                     1


Descriptor: SPAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

REFERS TO THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE DARKER COLOR OVER THE
LIGHTER ONE ON THE STANDARD

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLOTCH IN THE CENTRAL AREA
CL            COLOR IN THE CENTRAL AREA AND LATERAL EDGES
LP            LATERAL EDGES PIGMENTED
OP            OUTER EDGE PIGMENTED
SD            STRIPES OR DASHES IN THE CENTRAL AREA
UN            UNIFORM


Descriptor: SPCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

THE PATTERN OF COLOR ON THE STANDARD.  THIS REFERS TO THE
DARKER COLOR ON THE STANDARD IF THERE IS MORE THAN ONE
COLOR.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DL            DARK LILAC
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
LL            LIGHT LILAC (LAVENDER)
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
MX            MIX
NO            ABSENCE OF PATTERN
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: SPECIALUSE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

Special use of the accessions (e.g. disease differentials)


Descriptor: SSPCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF THE MINOR PATTERNED PART OF THE SEEDCOAT, USUALLY
THE LEAST PREDOMINANT COLOR IF MORE THAN TWO COLORS EXIST.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
BL            BLACK
BR            BROWN
BU            BLUE
CR            CREAM-BEIGE
DB            DARK BROWN
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
DT            DARK TAN
DU            DARK BLUE
DY            DARK YELLOW
GE            GREY
GR            GREEN
LA            LAVENDER
LB            LIGHT BROWN
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
LR            LIGHT RED
LT            LIGHT TAN
LU            LIGHT BLUE
LY            LIGHT YELLOW
MX            MIX
NO            NONE
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
TN            TAN
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: STCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

BASIC STANDARD COLOR, WHERE BASIC COLOR REFERS TO THE
LIGHTER COLORS WHEN MORE THAN ONE COLOR.  IF THERE IS ONLY
ONE COLOR, IT IS THE BASIC COLOR.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DL            DARK LILAC
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
GR            GREEN
LL            LIGHT LILAC (LAVENDER)
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
MX            MIX
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: VCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF VEINS

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DL            DARK LILAC
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
LL            LIGHT LILAC (LAVENDER)
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
MX            MIX
NO            ABSENT
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: WCOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

BASIC WING COLOR TAKEN RIGHT AFTER THE FLOWER OPENS. THE
BASIC COLOR IS LIGHTER OF COLORS IF THERE IS MORE THAN ONE
COLOR.  IF ONLY ONE COLOR, IT IS BASIC COLOR

Code          Definition
----          ----------
DL            DARK LILAC
DP            DARK PURPLE
DR            DARK RED
LL            LIGHT LILAC (LAVENDER)
LP            LIGHT PURPLE
MX            MIX
PI            PINK
PU            PURPLE
RD            RED
WH            WHITE
YL            YELLOW


Descriptor: WCPAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

PATTERN OF COLOR ON WINGS.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             UNIFORM
2             VEINS
3             MIX