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Genome-Wide Analysis of the World's Sheep Breeds Reveals High Levels of Historic Mixture and Strong Recent Selection

Figure 4

Relationship between breeds based on Reynolds distance.

An allele frequency-dependent distance metric (Reynolds) was used to construct a NeighborNet graph relating breeds. As for Figure 3, reticulations towards the extremity of each graph indicate increasing genetic relatedness between populations.

Figure 4