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Table 1 Model summary of the Generalized linear mixed models testing for effects on female mate preferences.

From: Only females in poor condition display a clear preference and prefer males with an average badge

Factor Full model Minimal model
  F 1,157 p F 1,166 p
Female group (body condition) 0.004 0.947 0.000 0.997
Male group (badge manipulated) 4.561 0.024 5.048 0.026
Female wing length 0.002 0.965   
Female weight 0.014 0.967   
Female tarsus length 0.019 0.891   
Female age 0.199 0.656   
Male wing length 0.040 0.842   
Male weight 1.712 0.193   
Male tarsus length 1.443 0.231   
Male age 2.192 0.141   
Male body condition 1.464 0.228   
Female group × Male group 22.797 < 0.001 23.734 < 0.001
  1. Significant values are shown in bold.