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Table 7 Mean longevity in the virgin and mated flies of eighteen members of the nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila (values are mean ± SE of 30 replicates) along with statistical analysis

From: Evolutionary experimentation through hybridization under laboratory condition in Drosophila: Evidence for Recombinational Speciation

Races Mean longevity of virgins Mean longevity of mated
  Males Females Males Females
D. n. nasuta (N) 48.33 ± 1.41 55.53 ± 1.36 40.00 ± 1.24 44.93 ± 1.51
D. n. albomicans(A) 53.96 ± 1.49 63.76 ± 1.29 45.76 ± 1.50 49.56 ± 2.13
Cytorace 1 (C1) 57.20 ± 1.78 64.06 ± 1.53 48.73 ± 2.20 51.06 ± 2.10
Cytorace 2 (C2) 61.66 ± 1.76 64.86 ± 1.50 50.70 ± 2.25 51.76 ± 2.44
Cytorace 3 (C3) 56.83 ± 1.25 69.10 ± 1.51 50.73 ± 2.06 63.90 ± 1.53
Cytorace 4 (C4) 64.76 ± 1.75 74.30 ± 1.51 58.36 ± 1.69 68.96 ± 1.47
Cytorace 5 (C5) 65.83 ± 1.71 75.83 ± 2.67 61.36 ± 1.67 70.93 ± 2.46
Cytorace 6 (C6) 66.23 ± 1.82 69.10 ± 1.45 62.10 ± 1.69 63.26 ± 1.46
Cytorace 7 (C7) 66.46 ± 2.51 76.63 ± 1.59 60.66 ± 2.17 71.73 ± 1.58
Cytorace 8 (C8) 68.60 ± 1.83 83.63 ± 2.73 63.53 ± 1.71 78.33 ± 2.37
Cytorace 9 (C9) 63.53 ± 1.54 72.13 ± 2.24 59.46 ± 1.44 69.86 ± 2.14
Cytorace 10 (C10) 57.70 ± 1.33 69.46 ± 1.42 54.26 ± 1.22 64.30 ± 1.40
Cytorace 11 (C11) 64.56 ± 1.97 75.16 ± 1.03 60.00 ± 1.72 70.06 ± 1.78
Cytorace 12 (C12) 50.66 ± 0.95 73.43 ± 3.73 47.16 ± 1.86 71.50 ± 2.63
Cytorace 13 (C13) 63.66 ± 1.35 73.86 ± 1.87 59.26 ± 1.41 66.23 ± 1.76
Cytorace 14 (C14) 65.00 ± 1.42 74.36 ± 2.52 60.66 ± 1.19 70.96 ± 1.80
Cytorace 15 (C15) 62.66 ± 2.41 70.36 ± 1.72 57.63 ± 2.16 64.30 ± 1.73
Cytorace 16 (C16) 63.06 ± 1.32 69.53 ± 2.02 56.80 ± 1.26 64.43 ± 1.72
Analysis of variance (ANOVA) F = 11.521 d.f.= 17, 522 P < 0.001 F = 9.808 d.f.= 17, 522 P < 0.001 F = 15.659 d.f. = 17, 522 P < 0.001 F = 23.051 d.f.= 17, 522 P < 0.001