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Table 5 Estimated spatial expansion parameters of τ, θ and M for Begonia luzhaiensis based on trnC-ycf6 spacer sequence

From: Phylogeography of Begonia luzhaiensis suggests both natural and anthropogenic causes for the marked population genetic structure

τθMSSD (P-value)Time of expansion (Ma)
1.161 (0.338–3.443)0.361 (0.001–1.333)6.625 (0.333–1047.893)0.002 (0.758)2.047 (0.596–6.072)
  1. These parameters were obtained from the mismatch distribution under the spatial expansion model. Value in parentheses indicate 95% confidence intervals
  2. SSD: Sum of squared deviation