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Table 3 Software cited for parameter analyzing in this study

From: Establishment of a microsatellite set for noninvasive paternity testing in free-ranging Macaca mulatta tcheliensis in Mount Taihangshan area, Jiyuan, China

Parameters Abbreviation Software References
Numeric errors and null alleles - Micro-Checker van Oosterhout et al. 2004
Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium HWE GENEPOP version 3.4 Raymond and Rousset 1995
Logarithm of odds LOD Cervus Software Marshall et al. 1998; Hsu et al. 2010; Li et al. 2010; Luna-González et al. 2012
Observed heterozygotes H o
Expected heterozygotes H e
Power of discrimination PD
Polymorphism information content PIC
Average non-exclusion probability for one candidate parent NE-1P
Average non-exclusion probability for one candidate parent given the genotype of a known parent of the opposite sex NE-2P
Average non-exclusion probability for a candidate parent pair NE-PP
Estimated null allele frequency F(null)
Average non-exclusion probability for identity of two unrelated individuals NE-I
Average non-exclusion probability for identity of two siblings NE-SI
Power of exclusion PE PowerStats V1.2 (Promega Corporation, USA) Brenner and Morris, 1990; Li et al. 2010; Stevanovic et al. 2010
Combined probability of exclusion CPE