TABLE 1

Correlations (Spearman's ρ) between within-set potential (P) and interaction fitness-class means (Cij,kl) for different numbers of alleles (n)

rs correlations between C class values and P, the proportion of initial vectors that converged to a polymorphic equilibrium for that fitness set
n = 2n = 3n = 4n = 5
Fitness classrsPrsPrsPrsP
Cii,ii−0.49510.0000−0.42820.0000−0.28200.0000−0.20220.0000
Cii,jj0.04470.00000.00370.6338−0.02730.0746−0.03250.3237
Cii,ij−0.08250.0000−0.26440.0000−0.27370.0000−0.20130.0000
Cii,jkNANA−0.01010.1954−0.04200.0060−0.09120.0056
Cij,jj0.44710.00000.13620.00000.00830.5886−0.01390.6729
Cij,kkNANA0.18880.00000.16340.00000.13830.0000
Cij,jkNANA0.28730.00000.18960.00000.07540.0220
Cij,klNANANANA0.18430.00000.19480.0000
Cij,ij0.12030.0000−0.00710.3605−0.09160.0000−0.18610.0000