TABLE 2

Testing Mendelian segregation of 19 microsatellites in eight hybrid populations

Segregation type6-hr-old larvae2- to 3-mo-old juveniles
No. of testsaSignificant deviations from Mendelian ratiosbNo. of testsaSignificant deviations from Mendelian ratiosb
Two alleles
AØ × AB121 (1)111 (1)
AA × AB7062 (1)
AB × AB232 (1)2112 (5)
Three alleles
AØ × BC3030
AA × BC1010
AB × AC361 (1)3312 (9)
Four alleles
AB × CD120114 (2)
Total944 (3)8631 (18)
  • a Total number of segregations tested.

  • b Number of chi-square tests significant at the nominal level of significance (α = 0.05) and (in parentheses) remaining significant after correction for multiple tests.