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Table 1 Quality related traits observed in the three sets of heterokaryons

From: Multi-trait QTL analysis for agronomic and quality characters of Agaricus bisporus (button mushrooms)

Abbreviations Quality traits Data scale Definition
COCO Compost colonization 1–10 1 = very bad; 10 = very good
ER Earliness   Time (days) from spawning to first harvest day ranging from 35 to 55 days
CC Cap colour 1–5 1 = white, 2 = off-white, 3 = light brown, 4 = brown, 5 = dark brown
FM Firmness of caps 1–5 1 = very weak; 5 = very firm
SC Scales on caps 1–5 1 = strongly scaled; 5 = smooth
DS Mushroom distribution 1–5 1 = clustered; 5 = even