TABLE 1

Average false classification rates (in percentage) for all simulated data sets and subsamples with various levels of genetic and spatial structure

StructureSpatialNonspatial
GeneticSpacialF-modelD-modelF-modelD-model
Results with 10 loci
AllAll1.82.63.83.3
FST < 0.04All7.814.21513.5
FST < 0.06All4.77.698.5
FST > 0.11All0.30.30.20.2
Allm < 122.31.911.46
Allm < 251.71.86.84.4
Allm > 802.232.83
FST < 0.06m < 252.75.311.89.5
FST < 0.04m < 123.512416.7
Results with 3 loci
AllAll11.312.517.517.5
  • The level of genetic and spatial structure increases with FST and decreases with m, respectively. Results are shown from 1000 simulated data sets of 100 individuals in two populations, with L = Jl=1,…,L = 10 and L = 3, Jl=1,…,L = 10.