Table 3: Relationship between follicular populations on the right and left area of ovary with breed and body condition score.

Number of folliclesBreedBCSAverage ± SDP-value
(1-2) n=27(3) n=49(4-5) n=19

Number of follicles on right ovaryGudali n=33(8)14.63± 0.96(15)15.40± 0.51(9)15.44± 0.6615.94 ± 0.38β0.53
White Fulani n=30(10)12.90± 0.43(17)14.47± 0.37(4)12.75± 0.7513.75 ± 0.29α0.02
Red Fulani n=32(9)13.11± 0.65(17)14.24± 0.38(6)12.83± 0.4713.75 ± 0.29α0.11
Average ± SD13.48± 0.4014.67 ± 0.2513.58 ± 0.4113.91 ± 0.35__
P-value0.180.140.13 ____

Number of follicles on left ovaryGudali(8)14.25± 0.59(15)13.60± 0.55(9)13.78± 0.9413.81 ± 0.38α0.80
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)13.50± 0.58(17)13.94± 0.81(4)13.50± 1.2513.74 ± 0.49α0.93
Red Fulani n=32(9)13.22± 0.36(17)13.12± 0.38(6)13.00± 0.3613.13 ± 0.21α0.94
Average ± SD13.63 ± 0.3013.53 ± 0.3413.47 ± 0.5013.54 ± 0.38 __
P-value0.390.650.81 __ __

Total number of folliclesGudali(8)28.63± 0.99(15)29.33± 0.75(9)28.11± 1.0428.81 ± 0.51β0.61
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)26.00± 0.84(17)28.41± 0.77(4)26.25± 1.5427.35 ± 0.56α0.12
Red Fulani n=32(9)26.44± 0.74(17)27.41± 0.45(6)26.00± 0.7726.88 ± 0.36α0.27
Average ± SD26.93 ± 0.5228.33 ± 0.3927.05 ± 0.6527.43 ± 0.52__
P-value0.100.140.31____

x, y, and z: being on the same line, values affected with the same letter do not differ significantly (P > 0.05).
α, β, and ɤ: being on the same column, values affected with the same letter do not differ significantly (P > 0.05).