TABLE 1

Predicted and observed mean absorption times for an initial allele frequency of 1/2

No. of
demes
Deme
size
Migration
rate
Selection
coefficient
NmNese = NDsPredicted mean
absorption time
Observed mean
absorption time
D = 100N = 100m = 0.1s = 0.000110113,57913,497 ± 69
s = 0.00051056,6566,615 ± 24
s = 0.00110103,9113,879 ± 11
m = 0.01s = 0.00011119,39919,246 ± 98
s = 0.0005159,5089,362 ± 35
s = 0.0011105,5875,442 ± 16
m = 0.001s = 0.00010.1177,59476,195 ± 248
s = 0.00050.1538,03337,013 ± 140
s = 0.0010.11022,34721,168 ± 62
m = 0.0001s = 0.00010.011659,553645,863 ± 6,572
s = 0.00050.015323,283314,510 ± 2,432
s = 0.0010.0110189,951181,408 ± 773
D = 1000N = 10m = 0.01s = 0.0010.11022,34721,957 ± 89
m = 0.001s = 0.0010.0110189,951190,847 ± 1,700
D = 30N = 100m = 0.001s = 0.0010.1316,14615,064 ± 71
m = 0.0001s = 0.0010.013137,241126,867 ± 587
D = 10N = 100m = 0.1s = 0.0011011,3581,345 ± 7
m = 0.01s = 0.001111,9401,837 ± 10
m = 0.001s = 0.0010.117,7596,728 ± 39
m = 0.0001s = 0.0010.01165,95555,399 ± 329
m = 0.00001s = 0.0010.0011647,913571,948 ± 15,587