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Maximum likelihood estimation of allele frequencies in the eusocial Hymenoptera using offspring genotypes


Biometrics. September; 523: 1026-1032
Maximum likelihood estimation of allele frequencies in the eusocial Hymenoptera using offspring genotypes
A method is described for estimating allele frequencies in a reproductive population, assuming that each colony (of ants, social bees or social wasps) has one singly-mated queen producing all the offspring, and a simulated example is given.

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Accession: 002891689

DOI: 10.2307/2533063



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