Table 5: Relationship between oocyte qualities with breed and body condition score.

Oocyte qualityBreedBCSAverage ± SDP-value
(1-2) n=27(3) n=49(4-5) n=19

Grade I oocyteGudali(8)6.63± 0.46(15)7.40± 0.61(9)6.89± 0.357.06 ± 0.32α0.60
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)7.20± 0.86(17)7.24± 0.45(4)5.75± 1.037.03 ± 0.39α0.46
Red Fulani n=32(9)7.11± 0.61(17)6.29± 0.51(4)5.75± 1.036.56 ± 0.34α0.61
Average ± SD7.00 ± 0.39x6.96 ± 0.30x6.53 ± 1.35x6.83 ± 0.68αx_
P-value0.830.280.49___

Grade II oocyteGudali(8)4.38± 0.75(15)5.93± 0.88(9)4.67± 0.665.19 ± 0.49α0.37
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)3.40± 0.74(17)4.94± 0.55(4)4.50± 0.644.39 ± 0.40α0.23
Red Fulani n=32(9)3.44± 0.47 (17)4.47± 0.55(6)4.67± 0.664.22 ± 0.35α0.38
Average ± SD3.70 ± 0,385.08 ± 0.384.63 ± 0.384.47 ± 0.38__
P-value0.540.300.48 __ __

Grade III oocyteGudali(8)3.63± 1.01(15)4.20± 0.47(9)4.11± 0.624.03 ± 0.39β0.82
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)3.20± 0.51(17)2.94± 0.38(4)4.50± 0.643.23 ± 0.28α0.22
Red Fulani n=32(9)2.78± 0.32(17)3.29± 0.23(6)3.33± 0.493.16 ± 0.18α0.43
Average ± SD3.19 ± 0.363.45 ± 0.223.95 ± 0.353.53 ± 0.31 __
P-value0.660.060.98____

Grade IV oocyteGudali(8)5.38± 0.84(15)4.13± 0.01(9)4.33± 0.644.50 ± 0.39α0.45
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)3.50± 0.37(17)4.47± 0.40(4)4.00± 0.404.10 ± 0.29α0.33
Red Fulani n=32(9)4.67± 0.23(17)3.71± 0.47(4)4.00± 0.404.16 ± 0.29α0.28
Average ± SD4.44 ± 0.324.10 ± 0.294.37 ± 0.374.30 ± 0.32 --
P-value0.40.560.83____

Total grades I and II oocyteGudali (8)11.00± 0.68(15)13.33± 1.25(9)11.56± 0.9312.25 ± 0.71α0.36
n=33
White Fulani n=30(10)10.60± 1.40(17)12.18± 0.83(4)10.25± 1.6511.42 ± 0.67α0.47
Red Fulani n=32(9)10.56± 0.86(17)10.76± 0.96(6)11.17± 1.2710.78 ± 0.60α0.94
Average ± SD10.70 ± 0.6012.04 ± 0.6111.16 ± 0.6511.30 ± 0.62__
P-value0.950.240.77____

Total grades II and IV oocyteGudali(8)9.00± 1.64(15)8.33± 0.79(9)8.44± 1.168.53 ± 0.62α0.91
n=33
White Fulani n=3à(10)6.70± 0.74(17)7.41± 0.69(4)8.50± 1.047.32 ± 0.46α0.81
Red Fulani n=32(10)6.70± 0.74(17)7.41± 0.69(4)8.50± 1.047.31 ± 0.38α0.61
Average ± SD7.63 ± 0.587.55 ± 0.408.32 ± 0.647.83 ± 0.54 ___
P-value0 .270.400.95 ___ ___

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).