Table. 1.

Seminal attributes of fresh Achhami bull’s semen

 Bull ID Volume (mL) Colour Mass activity Motility (%) Viability (%) Concentration (× 106 cells/mL) Abnormal acrosome, mid-piece & tail (%) Abnormal head (%)
A-101 4.4 ± 0.5 2.5 ± 0.1 3.5 ± 0.1 77.0 ± 1.1 94.4 ± 0.5 1137.7 ± 73.7 10.2 ± 0.5 6.7 ± 0.5
A-102 2.5 ± 0.2 2.4 ± 0.1 3.5 ± 0.1 78.3 ± 1.3 91.0 ± 0.6 1060.0 ± 44.3 10.3 ± 0.5 8.2 ± 0.3

Colour (1-4 grades): 1=Watery; 2=Yellowish white; 3=Milky white; 4=Creamy white. Sperm mass activity (1-4 grades): 1=No mass activity; 2=Slow wave motion without forming any waves; 3=Rapid wave motion with formation of eddies at the end of waves; 4=Very rapid wave motion with distinct with distinct eddies.

Journal of Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology 2019;34:272~279 https://doi.org/10.12750/JARB.34.4.272
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