Table 2

Fixed effect estimates for the degree of melanism in wild-caught adult common frogs

95% HPDI


Effect

Estimate

SE

Lower

Upper


Intercept

-1.875

0.387

-2.587

-1.161

Sex

0.325

0.291

-0.250

0.900

Latitude

0.030

0.007

0.018

0.042

Latitude × Sex

-0.009

0.005

-0.018

0.001

Snout-vent length

0.004

0.002

-0.000

0.009

Snout-vent length × Sex

0.002

0.003

-0.004

0.008


The data was arcsine transformed. The model was a linear mixed model incorporating population as a random effect. Females were used as the reference sex. SE = standard error, 95% HPDI = highest posterior density interval.

Alho et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010 10:317   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-317

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