Table 1

Theoretical proportions of genotypes in segregating populations generated over 1, 2, 3 and n generations of selfing

AA × aa

Aa × Aa

AA × Aa


Population

pAA

pAa

paa

pAA

pAa

paa

pAA

pAa

paa


F1

0

1

0

1/4

1/2

1/4

1/2

1/2

0


F2

1/4

1/2

1/4

3/8

1/4

3/8

5/8

1/4

1/8


F3

3/8

1/4

3/8

7/16

1/8

7/16

11/16

1/8

3/16


Fx

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Fn (n →∞)

1/2

0

1/2

1/2

0

1/2

3/4

0

1/4


Hu et al. BMC Genetics 2012 13:9   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-9

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