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Table 4 Thresholds for favoring female behaviors that affect self and both sexes of coevals.

From: Theory of genomic imprinting conflict in social insects

  (1) One queen, singly mated (2) One queen, x mates (3) q queens, singly mated
Non-imprinted
Patrigenic n coF
Matrigenic
Patri. > Matri.
Maternal
  1. The numbers represent the benefit/cost ratio above which selfishness is favored (expression 10), and the cost/benefit ratio below which altruism is favored (expression 11). Low values are more selfish. Columns and rows as in Table 2.