Corrigendum

Authors

Errata

This article corrects:

  1. Revising how the computer program cervus accommodates genotyping error increases success in paternity assignment Volume 16, Issue 5, 1099–1106, Article first published online: 14 February 2007

Steven T. Kalinowski, Fax: 406 994 3190; E-mail: skalinowski@montana.edu

The six likelihood equations in the appendix of Kalinowski et al. (2007) are incorrect. Several coefficients were incorrectly shown as exponents. The correct equations, along with the accompanying text present in the paper, are shown below. We apologize for the error.

The likelihoods for paternity when the mother is unknown are:

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and

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The likelihoods for paternity when the mother is known are:

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and

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The likelihoods for paternity and maternity jointly are:

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and

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