Table 1.

Proportions of antagonistic QTLs for various categories of organisms and traits in crosses involving wild species, and tests for significant deviations from neutrality

Trait categoryNo. of antagonistic QTLsTotal QTLsQTL ratioLeast square means (± SE)
Animals733120.2340.185 (0.039)
Plants1284390.2920.202 (0.025)
Interspecific472450.1920.137 (0.154)
Intraspecific1545060.3040.250 (0.243)
Outcross984250.2310.170 (0.174)
Self1033260.3160.217 (0.262)
Life history1115400.2060.139 (0.175)
Morphology1385080.2720.266 (0.255)
Physiology8400.2000.176 (0.125)
Timing371240.2980.236 (0.219)
Total2017510.268
  • ** , P < 0.01, corrected for multiple tests by sequential Bonferroni (30).

  • , P < 0.001, corrected for multiple tests by sequential Bonferroni (30).

  • Means adjusted for effects of factors in ANOVA model in Table 3.