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Table 2 Maximum likelihood estimates for modern and ancestral effective population sizes, time of onset of growth and population growth rates

From: Population growth of Mexican free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis mexicana) predates human agricultural activity

Demographic
Parameter
mtDNA RAG2 Combined
  MLE 95% CI MLE 95% CI MLE 95% CI
NA (×103) 120 10-890 340 120-560 230 120-450
N0 (×106) 11 6-50 6 6-50 11 6-50
τ (kya) 330 110-500 110 0-500 220 110-500
α (×10-5/generation) 5.4 2.5-18 10 2.6->>100 7 2.6-18
Fold growth 93 10-3900 16 10-420 48 16-320