Table A2 Models, number of random effects for each model, and covariance matrices associated with the random effects
ModelNumber of Random Effects Embedded ImageCovariance Matrices
Pedigree1A
GBLUP1G
PGBLP2A, G
RKHS3K1, K2, K3
PRKHS4K1, K2, K3, A
  • A, numerator relationship matrix derived from a pedigree; G, genomic relationship matrix derived from either imputed markers using cross-products of marker genotypes; Kk (k = 1, 2, 3), Gaussian kernel computed from marker genotypes.