Table 2

Tests for positive selection on putative tachylectin-2 from Oculina based on maximum likelihood (ML) and collapsed Neighbor Joining (cNJ) allele trees

Models compared (allele tree)

2ΔL

P1

ω


M1a vs. M2a (ML)

5.02

23.9

2.37


M7 vs. M8 (ML)

6.18*

23.9

2.37


M1a vs. M2a (cNJ)

95.2**

5.6

9.38


M7 vs. M8 (cNJ)

96.8**

5.7

9.36


* - significant at p = 0.05

** - significant at p < 0.001

p1 - percentage of sites under positive selection (under model M8)

ω - ratio of dN/dS for those sites under positive selection (model M8)

Hayes et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010 10:150   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-150

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