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Table 1 Individual traits that deviated from neutrality

From: Comparing the adaptive landscape across trait types: larger QTL effect size in traits under biotic selection

species trait Total QTL fraction of antagonistic QTL p abiotic v. biotic natural v. laboratory reference
Silene vulgaris Calyx length 9 0.111 0.0391 Biotic Natural 62
Mimulus cardinalis × M. lewisii Stamen length 7 0 0.0156 Biotic Natural 8
Mimulus cardinalis × M. lewisii Pistil length 7 0 0.0156 Biotic Natural 8
Petunia axillaris axillaris × P. integrifolia inflata Length of corolla tube 6 0 0.023809524 Biotic Natural 67
Arabidopsis thaliana Leaf trichome density 15 0.2 0.0352 Biotic Laboratory 57
Arabidopsis thaliana Metabolic profile 157 0.4076 0.0251 Abiotic Laboratory 92
Arabidopsis thaliana Flowering date 15 0.2 0.0352 Abiotic Laboratory 100
Arabidopsis thaliana Bolting date 9 0.11111 0.0391 Abiotic Laboratory 28
Arabidopsis thaliana Indol-3-ylmethyl indolic glucosinolate content 6 0 0.0238 Abiotic Laboratory 77
Arabidopsis thaliana Freezing tolerance, long day conditions 9 0 0.00390625 Abiotic Laboratory 46
  1. Traits that deviated significantly from neutrality using equation 7, suggesting directional selection [3]. References from [Additional file 3].