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Table 1 Results of stepwise deletion of effects from the initial model for the sperm transfer number

From: Strategic ejaculation in simultaneously hermaphroditic land snails: more sperm into virgin mates

Variable Coefficient (± SE) Log-likelihood ratio d. f. p-value
Intercept 14.17 ± 0.24    
Body size   0.17 1 0.68
Epiphallus length   0.49 1 0.48
Mate mating status (A) 0.82 ± 0.38 4.72 1 0.03
Mate body size (B)   2.32 1 0.13
Mate sperm transfer Number   1.51 1 0.22
A × B   0.70 1 0.40
  1. Significant effects are in bold.