Table 3

Tajima's Relative Rate Tests between Welwitschia and various other seed plants.

(A, B) C

(WEMI, Pinus) Ginkgo

(WEMI, Ginkgo) Pinus

(WEMI, Amborella) Ginkgo

(WEMI, Ginkgo) Amborella

(WEMI, Amborella) Pinus

(WEMI, Pinus) Amborella


Identical sites

28782

28782

27333

27333

26970

26970

Divergent sites, all 3

718

718

1047

1047

1214

1214

Unique differences Seq A

5456

5456

5088

5088

4488

4488

Unique differences Seq B

1615

1805

3220

1955

3497

2057

Unique differences Seq C (reference)

1805

1615

1955

3220

2057

3497

χ2 statistic

2086.45

1835.81

420.1

1393.68

122.99

902.94

P value (1 df)

0.00000

0.00000

0.00000

0.00000

0.00000

0.00000


McCoy et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2008 8:130   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-8-130

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