Table 2

Pairwise coefficients of phenotypic correlation among the different traits

Traits

gill index

Cl-2

Cl-1

Na+2


Na+1

R

0.00

0.03

0.21

0.67

P

0.98

0.31

<0.0001

<0.0001

n

776

862

901

871


Na+2

R

0.06

0.22

0.13

P

0.12

<0.0001

0.0001

n

771

865

867


Cl-1

R

0.01

0.08

P

0.69

0.02

n

772

858


Cl-2

R

0.04

P

0.24

n

762


R: Pearson coefficient of correlation between individual records corrected for fixed effects and co-factors; P: associated P-value; n: number of individual records.

Le Bras et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:46   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-46

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