Table 1.

Number of chromosomes, chromosome fragments and their characteristics

Characteristic of chromosome fragments
Fish no.Number of chromosomesNumber of chromosome fragmentsDAPI bandingPRINS
158
2581PositiveNo signals
358
460
562
660
758
860
958
10601PositiveNo signals
1160
12582All positiveNo signals
1362
14621NegativeNo signals
15623All negativeTwo fragments showed fluorescent signals at their ends
1660
  • The number of chromosome arms was 104 in all examined karyotypes. Chromosome fragments were observed in all metaphases of a given individual. (CCCTAA)7 primers were used for PRINS.