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Table 2 Correlations between genetic diversity and genetic differentiation

From: Influence of mutation rate on estimators of genetic differentiation - lessons from Arabidopsis thaliana

  Hs θ
Spanish populations r (95% CI) p r (95% CI) p
F ST -0.862 (-0.944 - -0.678) <0.001 -0.682 (-0.864 - -0.342) <0.001
F' ST 0.479 (0.046 - 0.760) 0.033 0.500 (0.074 - 0.771) 0.025
Φ ST -0.294 (-0.652 - 0.170) 0.208 -0.301 (-0.656 - 0.163) 0.197
D 0.765 (0.488 - 0.902) <0.001 0.655 (0.300 - 0.851) 0.002
French populations     
F ST -0.867 (-0.948 - -0.681) <0.001 -0.625 (-0.840 - -0.238) 0.004
F' ST 0.645 (0.270 - 0.850) 0.003 0.705 (0.370 - 0.878) <0.001
Φ ST -0.260 (-0.639 - 0.220) 0.282 -0.144 (-0.561 - 0.332) 0.557
D 0.876 (0.700 - 0.952) <0.001 0.756 (0.460 - 0.901) <0.001
Norwegian populations     
F ST -0.916 (-0.968 - -0.791) <0.001 -0.599 (-0.828 - -0.198) 0.007
F' ST 0.199 (-0.280 - -0.599) 0.413 0.446 (-0.011 - 0.748) 0.056
Φ ST -0.109 (-0.536 - 0.364) 0.658 -0.021 (-0.471 - 0.437) 0.931
D 0.631 (0.248 - 0.843) 0.004 0.717 (0.390 - 0.0.884) <0.001
Central Asian populations     
F ST -0.801 (-0.928 - -0.506) <0.001 -0.494 (-0.795 - 0.002) 0.052
F' ST -0.116 (-0.578 - 0.403) 0.669 0.125 (-0.395 - 0.584) 0.645
Φ ST -0.628 (-0.857 - -0.192) 0.009 -0.132 (-0.589 - 0.389) 0.625
D 0.565 (-0.013 - 0.860) 0.055 0.484 (-0.124 - 0.828) 0.111
  1. Correlations between genetic diversity in markers and genetic differentiation between populations in different regions. Correlation coefficients are given with 95% confidence intervals are in parenthesis. Hs is subpopulation heterozygosity and θ is an estimate of microsatellite mutation rate.