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Table 3 The number of individuals and the averages (± standard deviation)

From: Accuracy of direct genomic breeding values for nationally evaluated traits in US Limousin and Simmental beef cattle

  Limousin
Group 1 2 3 4 5
Number 638 376 695 182 348
amax within 0.43±0.12 0.47±0.10 0.38±0.15 0.48±0.09 0.40±0.13
amax between 0.23±0.11 0.29±0.15 0.28±0.15 0.27±0.16 0.27±0.15
  Simmental
Group 1 2 3 4 5
Number 606 876 220 876 125
amax within 0.52±0.08 0.35±0.12 0.28±0.04 0.34±0.13 0.50±0.06
amax between 0.17±0.13 0.22±0.19 0.25±0.18 0.25±0.18 0.24±0.18
  1. The average of the maximum genetic relationship coefficient (amax) within and between groups for five groups formed by K-means clustering in Limousin and Simmental animals.