TABLE 3

Index of dispersion for replacement divergence among the simulans complex species

LocusMean R(t)
Acp26Aa 7.73**
Acp26Ab 9.43**
Acp29AB 2.39
Acp36DE 5.40*
Acp53Ea 2.19
Acp62F11.14***
Acp76A 7.25**
Average = 6.50**
Adh 2.55
janA 4.6*
janB12.30***
ase 1.01
ci 0.29
est6 1.21
per 0.60
rel 0.96
yp2 0.87
Zw 1.22
Average = 2.56
  • * P < 0.01;

  • ** P < 0.001;

  • *** P < 0.0001.

  • Mean R(t) is the mean value of the index of dispersion over 1000 iterations. The average is the mean of means across all loci and iterations (see materials and methods for details).