TABLE 8

Means and 95% credibility regions of the posterior distribution of the effective population size of ayu for 95% lower limit of the dispersion parameter (3.04) obtained using data in Table 7

FkNe
PeriodtaMeanbSDMeanSD95% CR∞/10,000c
1996-1997 (F1)10.02630.01213504,024[32-∞]8,453
1997-1998 (F2)10.03790.01892401,388[17-∞]8,094
1997-1999 (F3)20.04740.019179618,538[22-∞]4,927
1997-1999 (Fmean)10.03210.01204913,294[35-∞]8,677
1997-1999 (Fmean)d1363,720[13-589e377
  • a Number of generations.

  • b Mean of positive Ne.

  • c Number of Ne that took ∞ in 10,000 simulations.

  • d No overdispersion is assumed (σ2 = 1).

  • e 90% credibility region.