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Table 2 Bivariate heritabilities ( h 2 ), genetic correlations ( r 12 ), and highest probability density interval (95%) for wood quality and growth traits considered as correlated traits when measured on different sites

From: Genomic selection accuracies within and between environments and small breeding groups in white spruce

Site*   ADEN AMFA HT17 DBH17
S1 h 2 0.33 (0.251, 0.585) 0.30 (0.169, 0.516) 0.39 (0.229, 0.640) 0.39 (0.172, 0.542)
S2 h 2 0.34 (0.181, 0.494) 0.32 (0.183, 0.510) 0.57 (0.378, 0.816) 0.32 (0.185, 0.561)
S1//S2 r 12 0.83 (0.548, 0.919) 0.83 (0.570, 0.948) 0.73 (0.432, 0.879) 0.73(0.432, 0.879)
  1. *S1: Asselin Township (S1-C); S2: St. Casimir (S2-D).
  2. ADEN: average wood density; AMFA: average microfibril angle; HT17: 17-year height; DBH17: 17-year diameter at breast height.