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Table 1 Differences in the relative sexual traits, PHA response and body condition among habitats in a) field data and b) mesocosms

From: Condition-dependent trade-offs between sexual traits, body condition and immunity: the effect of novel habitats

  Mean ± SD
Trait Oak Pine Eucalyptus F P - value
a) Field
 Relative sexual traits 0.740 ± 0.76 −0.245 ± 0.82 −0.742 ± 0.75 23.25 <0.001
 PHA response 0.034 ± 0.03 0.002 ± 0.04 −0.050 ± 0.03 25.57 <0.001
 Body condition 0.002 ± 0.02 0.007 ± 0.02 −0.011 ± 0.02 1.9 0.18
 Total length (cm) 6.804 ± 0.45 7.036 ± 0.43 7.013 + 0.38 1.92 0.18
 Weight (g) 1.468 ± 0.24 1.587 ± 0.24 1.468 ± 0.24 1.25 0.31
b) Mesocosms
 Relative sexual traits 0.303 ± 0.97 −0.187 ± 0.80 −0.117 ± 1.14 2.52 0.16
 PHA response 0.242 ± 0.21 0.018 ± 0.22 −0.265 ± 0.22 29.65 <0.001
 Body condition −0.006 ± 0.11 −0.004 ± 0.14 0.010 ± 0.13 1.29 0.275
  1. Significant values are in bold. Sample sizes in text