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Table 2 Estimates of raw and scaled variances and coefficients of genetic variation (CV %; see Houle 1992).

From: The genetic architecture of fitness in a seed beetle: assessing the potential for indirect genetic benefits of female choice

  Lifetime egg production Lifetime offspring production Egg-to-adult survival (arcsine sqrt) F1 productivity
Variance Esti-mate % CV Esti-mate % CV Esti-mate % CV Esti-mate % CV
VA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0028 2.12 4.60 20.32 11.44 14.16
VD 10.67 6.69 14.17 6.50 4.33 12.81 0.0058 4.37 6.60 8.45 4.75 9.13
VM 12.73 7.98 15.48 10.80 7.20 16.51 0.0030 2.24 4.72 4.26 2.40 6.48
VP 12.59 7.89 15.39 11.54 7.70 17.07 0.0043 3.26 5.70 0 0 0
VK 0.17 0.10 1.77 0.51 0.34 3.58 0 0 0 8.48 4.77 9.15
VE 123.45 77.35 48.20 120.58 80.42 55.17 0.1167 88.01 29.62 136.16 76.64 36.66