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Table 2 Diversity and neutrality indices for Echinococcus granulosus (s.s.) populations from Pakistan

From: Echinococcus granulosus (sensu stricto) (G1, G3) and E. ortleppi (G5) in Pakistan: phylogeny, genetic diversity and population structural analysis based on mitochondrial DNA

Index nad1 (894 bp) cox1 (1608 bp) nad1–cox1 (2502 bp)
Cattle Buffalo Overall Cattle Buffalo Overall Cattle Buffalo Overall
No. of isolates 32 20 52 32 20 52 32 20 52
No. of mutations 11 9 13 24 12 29 35 21 42
Parsimony informative sites 8 6 8 12 9 15 20 15 23
No. of haplotypes 10 7 12 17 11 23 23 16 34
Haplotype diversity (Hd) 0.865 0.805 0.834 0.933 0.900 0.925 0.968 0.963 0.972
Nucleotide diversity (π) 0.00304 0.00287 0.00293 0.00247 0.00185 0.00223 0.00267 0.00222 0.00248
Tajima’s D − 0.01118 0.04283 − 0.26602 − 1.17027 − 0.42821 − 1.45764 − 0.83097 –0.23976 − 1.13030
Fu’s Fs − 1.672 − 0.453 − 2.207 − 6.720* − 3.927* − 11.823* − 10.559* − 7.575* − 21.380*
  1. * Significant (P < 0.05)