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Table 2 Analysis of Molecular Variance within and among regions on the Great Barrier Reef

From: Meta-population structure in a coral reef fish demonstrated by genetic data on patterns of migration, extinction and re-colonisation

  d.f. V % Fixation p
a) Among regions      
Among regions 2 17.99 81.21 0.812 < 0.0001
Among populations within regions 12 1.93 8.71 0.463 < 0.0001
Within populations 282 2.23 10.0.8 0.90 < 0.0001
b) Within Northern Region      
Among shelves 2 2.102 29.74 0.297 0.015
Among populations within shelves 3 1.337 18.92 0.269 < 0.001
Within populations 116 3.628 51.34 0.487 < 0.001
c) Within Central Region      
Among shelves 2 0.125 9.88 0.099 0.201
Among populations within shelves 2 0.442 33.24 0.37 < 0.001
Within populations 87 0.722 56.88 0.431 < 0.001
  1. a) Among regions (North, Central and South), b) within Northern region (among shelf position: Outer – DAY, YON; Mid: LIZ, NDR; Inner: LIN, MAR) c) within Central region (among shelf position: Outer – MYR, PIT; Mid: BRI, TRU; Inner: ORP). V = Variance component, % = percent variation explained, fixation = ΦST and p = significance.