Table 4: Relationship between the numbers of follicle with breed and age.

Number of folliclesBreedAgeAverage ± SDP-value
(3-5) n=21(6-9) n=52(10-15) n=22

Number of follicles on right ovaryGudali(5)13.80±0.86(20)15.15 ± 0.49(7)15.14 ± 0.8514.94 ± 0.38β0.04
n=33
White Fulani(9)12.67± 0.50(16)14.19± 0.4(6)14.17± 0.5413.74 ± 0.29α0.06
n=30
Red Fulani(7)13.71± 0.68(16)14.38± 0.35(9)12,33± 0.5013.66 ± 0.30α0.01
n=32
Average ± SD13.29 ± 0.3714.62 ± 0.2513.73 ± 0,4413.88 ± 0.35__
P-value0.370.240.01 ____

Number of follicles on left ovaryGudali(5)13.60± 0.67(20)14.00± 0.44(7)13.43± 1.2113.81 ± 0.38α0.82
n=33
White Fulani(9)14.22± 0.86(16)13.63± 0.80(6)13.17± 0,7013.71 ± 0.49α0.76
n=30
Red Fulani(7)13.14± 0.34 (16)13.06± 0.35(9)13.22± 0.4013.13 ± 0.21α0.95
n=32
Average ± SD13.71 ± 0.4113.60 ± 0.3113.27 ± 0.4313.52 ± 0.38 __
P-value0.540.480.97 __ __

Total number of folliclesGudali(5)28.40± 1.12(20)29.00± 0.66(7)28.57± 1.2528.81 ± 0.51β0.89
n=33
White Fulani(9)26.78± 1.14(16)27.69± 0.84(6)27.17± 0.8727.32 ± 0.56α0.78
n=30
Red Fulani(7)26.86± 0.63(16)27.50± 0.46(9)27.78± 0.7926.88 ± 0.36α0.13
n=32
Average ± SD27.19 ± 0.5828.13 ± 0.3927.05 ± 0.5927.45 ± 0.52__
P-value0.530.220.14____

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).