Skip to main content

Table 5 Sexual shape and size (SSD) dimorphisms.

From: The blue lizard spandrel and the island syndrome

sexual shape dimorphism     
  island p mainland p
d 0.0382 (0.0347-0.0504) < 0.001 0.0309 (0.0278-0.0513) 0.05
sexual size dimorphism Mean SVL: Females/Males (# of individuals)
Years (LAGs) island   mainland  
1 42.02(6)/40.19(5)   47.40(14)/45.36(7)  
2 57.85(6)/62.02(5)   59.95(9)/59.85(13)  
3 69.71(11)/78.28(8)*   72.55(7)/76.90(6)  
  1. d = Procrustes distances. Number of individuals is reported in parentheses. For SSD we report the mean SVL of females (left) and the mean SVL of males (right). *t = 4.26, p < 0.001.