Table 2

GLM post hoc test (Tukey honestly significant difference test) for the effect of the interaction between female group and stimulus group on female mate preference (see Table 1).

Focal females

Stimulus groups

Difference

P


Low

High

vs

Control

0.452

< 0.001

Intermediate

0.316

0.003

Low

0.347

0.001

Intermediate

vs

Control

0.136

0.386

Low

0.030

0.984

Low

vs

Control

0.105

0.603


Intermediate

High

vs

Control

0.165

0.484

Intermediate

0.102

0.812

Low

-0.139

0.623

Intermediate

vs

Control

0.063

0.946

Low

-0.241

0.170

Low

vs

Control

0.304

0.052


High

High

vs

Control

0.084

0.870

Intermediate

-0.091

0.842

Low

0.004

1.000

Intermediate

vs

Control

0.175

0.392

Low

0.095

0.824

Low

vs

Control

0.803

0.885


The difference refers to the mean difference in the arcsin transformed percentage of time females spent close to the stimulus groups. Significant values are shown in bold.

Griggio et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:44   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-44

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