TABLE 5

Duration of transient disequilibria under random differential selection

ModelAverage generation lostaAverage measurable generationsaRatiob
Zygote/fertility13.38.70.65
Adult/viability, females13.110.90.83
Adult/viability, males11.79.40.80
  • a Results are averaged over all four disequilibrium measures.

  • b Ratio is computed as the average number of measurable generations/the average generation lost.