Table A3 Empirical regression coefficients for the contribution of a sire to the mean of all selected offspring in the next generation Embedded Image
CV of the SD of gametic GEBV Embedded Image
p0.050.10a0.150.20
0.50.860.790.820.81
0.21.111.121.111.11
0.11.411.421.451.50
0.051.831.771.821.81
0.012.622.342.552.65
0.0053.082.542.752.87
0.0013.433.173.243.58
  • a This is the value found in dairy cattle Segelke et al. (2014).