Table 3

Results for the Measurement Error (ME) model applied to real trait data (leaf tissue density and stem density for 200 rainforest plant species)
Parameters ME model LR model
β0 -0.59 (0.37) -0.70 (0.31)
β1 0.72 (0.13) 0.62 (0.10)
σR 0.59 (0.078) 0.70 (0.074)
σV 0.15 (0.0082)
σW 0.14 (0.00074)
ppp-value 0.323 0.545

Values are: mean (standard deviation). For comparison, estimates from the Linear Regression (LR) model are given.

Villemereuil et al.

Villemereuil et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:102   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-102

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