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Table 2 Correlation between retrotransposon density and average chromosome size

From: Correlated evolution of LTR retrotransposons and genome size in the genus eleocharis

  retrotransposon density (real-time PCR)
  Ty1-copia   Ty3-gypsy   Helos1  
Spearman correlation1 n R n R n R
C /n -value 13 0.770** 13 -0.505 13 0.835**
Independent contrasts2 n R n R n R
C /n -value 11 0.510 11 -0.461 11 0.571*
  retrotransposon density (dot blot)
  Ty1-copia   Ty3-gypsy   Helos1  
Spearman correlation1 n R n R n R
C /n -value 8 0.833* 8 -0.548 8 0.786*
Independent contrasts2 n R n R n R
C /n -value 7 0.918** 7 -0.353 7 0.914**
  1. 1) "n" indicates the number of correlated values
  2. 2) "n" indicates the number of independent phylogenetic contrasts
  3. * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.01