Table 4

Summary of findings
Experiment Groups compared p-value Pearson’s correlation coefficient (PCC) PCC result or group with greater mean, if significant
Unadjusted eye size M vs. F <0.001*** M
WS vs. DS <0.001*** WS
Forewing area M vs. F <0.001*** F
WS vs. DS <0.001*** DS
Adjusted eye size (corrected with forewing area) M vs. F <0.001*** M
WS vs. DS <0.001*** WS
Correlation between eye size and wing size WSM 0.001** r=0.658 Linear relationship
WSF 0.002** r=0.588 Linear relationship
DSM 0.149 r=0.253
DSF 0.006** r=0.523 Linear relationship
Both sexes, both seasons <0.001*** r=−0.354 Linear relationship
Facet lens area M vs. F <0.001*** M
WS vs. DS 0.031* DS
Facet number WSM 0.937 r=−0.031
WSF 0.862 r=0.063
DSM 0.472 r=−0.176
DSF 0.536 r=0.223
Both sexes, both seasons 0.250 r=0.169
M vs. F <0.001*** M
WS vs. DS <0.001*** WS
UV opsin expression DSM vs. DSF 0.051 DSM (not significant)
WSM vs. WSF 0.111
DSM vs. WSM 0.799
DSF vs. WSF 0.010* WSF
Blue opsin expression DSM vs. DSF 0.006** DSM
WSM vs. WSF 0.333
DSM vs. WSM 0.757
DSF vs. WSF 0.007** WSF
LW opsin expression DSM vs. DSF 0.005** DSM
WSM vs. WSF 0.454
DSM vs. WSM 0.329
DSF vs. WSF 0.007** WSF

† M, male; F, female; DS, dry season; WS, wet season; DSM, dry season male; WSM, wet season male; etc. ‡ Not significant, p>0.05; *, p < 0.05; **, p < 0.01; ***, p < 0.001.

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