panmixia


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panmixia

(păn-mĭk′sē-ə) also

panmixis

(-mĭk′sĭs)
n.
Random mating within a breeding population.

pan·mic′tic (-mĭk′tĭk) adj.
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The exact test of population differentiation showed non-significant P-values among sampling locations (Table 4) so the null hypothesis of panmixia was not rejected.
Both estimators produce values between 0 and 1 with 0 indicating complete panmixia and 1 being indicative of a lack of migration.
'Panmixia in the European eel: a matter of time...' Proceedings of the Royal Society B 272: 1129-1137.
Regression, heredity, and panmixia," Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, vol.
Regression, heredity, and panmixia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Ser.
The mechanism producing panmixia is that individuals from different freshwater origins spawn in common area in the ocean (Avise et al.
The distribution of allele and genotype frequencies in our sample was in accord with the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium ([x.sup.2] = 2.35, p>0.05) indicating that the locus is under panmixia random mating.