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Butterfly pea (Clitoria ternatea), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 95.8 95.3 96.2 2
Crude protein % DM 42.5 2.7 39.4 44.4 3
Ether extract % DM 10.0 9.8 10.1 2
Ash % DM 7.2 5.0 9.3 2
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.7 0.7 0.7 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 5.7 5.5 5.8 2
Potassium g/kg DM 12.3 12.0 12.5 2
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 0.1 0.1 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.4 2.4 2.4 2
Manganese mg/kg DM 60 57 63 2
Zinc mg/kg DM 58 54 62 2
Copper mg/kg DM 17 16 17 2
Iron mg/kg DM 144 129 158 2
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 7.4 1
Cystine % protein 2.5 1
Glycine % protein 4.1 1
Histidine % protein 2.4 1
Isoleucine % protein 4.2 1
Leucine % protein 7.4 1
Lysine % protein 6.1 1
Methionine % protein 1.0 1
Phenylalanine % protein 3.6 1
Threonine % protein 2.2 1
Tryptophan % protein 1.2 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.3 1
Valine % protein 4.4 1

The asterisk * indicates that the average value was obtained by an equation.

References

Odeyinka et al., 2004; Schlink et al., 1993; Van Etten et al., 1961

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:26

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