Table 3

Frequencies of 8 PEPCK allele classes sampled from two Colias species
C. eurytheme C. meadii
Allele Count Frequency Count Frequency
GDV 3 0.083 0 0.000
GDI 1 0.028 1 0.028
GEV 10 0.278 13 0.361
GEI 6 0.167 1 0.028
SDV 2 0.056 3 0.083
SDI 1 0.028 0 0.000
SEV 3 0.083 14 0.389
SEI 10 0.278 4 0.111
All 36 36

Allele names, based on the 3 shared polymorphic amino acid sites, are composed of standard one-letter symbols for amino acids segregating at codons 335, 503, and 629 (see the text).

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Watt et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:9   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-9

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