TABLE 1

Example calculations for the likelihood of observing the offspring alleles given that i and j are ancestors at four distinct loci

SSRHybrid
 (o1, o2)Inbred
 i (ai1, ai2)Inbred
 j (aj1, aj2)P1(o1, o2|i, j)P2(o1, o2|i, j)P3(o1, o2|i, j)P4(o1, o2|i, j)P(o1, o2|i, j)
1229.18235.29229.121.22020.12570.12870.02650.3753
235.21235.29229.12
2108.3108.57108.680.43370.14450.07960.02650.1711
108.3108.57108.68
3172.77172.81291.3200.261700.02650.0721
172.77172.81291.32
4103.45228.17222.000000.02650.0066
103.45228.17222.00
  • Columns labeled hybrid, inbred i, and inbred j give the observed molecular-size values at four distinct loci.