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Table 2 Heterozygosity (He), number of alleles (A), allelic richness (Ar) and Fis for each microsattelite locus in each of the four schistosome populations studied. Allelic richness is based on a minimum of 24 diploid individuals

From: Population genetic structure of Schistosoma bovis in Cameroon

Loci Ngaoundéré (n = 70) Bertoua (n = 28) Maroua (n = 49) Garoua (n = 71) All populations (n = 218)
He A Ar Fis He A Ar Fis He A Ar Fis He A Ar Fis He A Ar
Sh9 0.90 19 14.62 0.54 0.90 13 12.67 0.53 0.85 15 12.88 0.64 0.86 13 11.62 0.44 0.88 21 13.80
Sh3 0.94 22 17.82 0.00 0.95 20 19.33 -0.05 0.94 22 18.37 0.05 0.95 24 18.81 0.02 0.95 27 18.71
C102 0.53 9 6.24 0.24 0.35 3 2.86 0.19 0.54 7 5.69 0.34 0.49 6 4.18 0.19 0.48 11 5.41
Sh1 0.89 15 12.25 0.00 0.87 11 10.67 0.05 0.86 14 11.05 0.03 0.83 12 10.22 0.02 0.86 16 10.94
Sh14 0.83 15 10.76 0.00 0.86 13 12.10 0.21 0.77 13 10.06 0.02 0.83 15 10.99 0.09 0.82 21 10.74
Sh6 0.87 13 10.32 0.36 0.88 11 10.80 0.44 0.86 11 9.32 0.36 0.86 12 9.51 0.44 0.87 13 9.88
C111 0.49 4 2.97 0.63 0.55 3 3.00 0.39 0.48 5 4.19 0.46 0.47 2 2.00 0.36 0.50 6 3.15
Sh13 0.94 19 16.37 0.06 0.89 16 15.21 0.04 0.92 20 16.21 -0.02 0.93 20 15.92 -0.01 0.92 23 16.06
Sh4 0.92 18 14.76 0.07 0.90 11 10.83 0.08 0.92 16 14.01 0.00 0.92 18 14.26 0.02 0.91 19 14.23
Sh11 0.69 6 5.81 0.27 0.73 6 5.84 0.02 0.69 6 5.47 0.14 0.72 8 6.44 0.09 0.71 8 5.97
Sh15 0.25 3 2.83 0.11 0.34 3 3.00 0.05 0.26 3 2.87 0.12 0.32 3 2.82 0.09 0.29 3 2.84
Sh2 0.92 18 14.35 0.04 0.92 15 14.39 -0.09 0.92 17 14.68 -0.02 0.91 20 14.14 -0.05 0.92 23 14.19
Sh5 0.84 12 10.00 0.23 0.86 12 11.40 0.21 0.85 12 10.65 0.36 0.81 13 10.12 0.29 0.84 15 10.41
Sh12 0.60 5 4.23 0.19 0.51 3 3.00 0.29 0.55 3 3.00 0.37 0.56 5 3.88 0.36 0.56 6 3.83
Mean 0.76 12.71 10.24 0.20 0.75 10.00 9.65 0.17 0.74 11.71 9.89 0.20 0.75 12.21 9.64 0.17 0.75 15.14 10.01
SE 0.06 1.76 1.41 0.06 0.06 1.53 1.46 0.05 0.06 1.70 1.40 0.06 0.06 1.88 1.44 0.05 0.06 2.09 1.41
  1. Abbreviation: SE standard error