Table 1

Effects of consumer species and test species identity on test species instantaneous maximum growth rates (r)
Factor df F p
Within subject effects
Time 9 60.5 <0.001
Time × Test sp. 18 6.9 <0.001
Time × Consumer sp. 9 29.8 <0.001
Time × Test sp. × Consumer sp. 18 12.8 <0.001
Error 108
Between subjects effects
Consumer species 2 100.0 <0.001
Test species 1 1426.6 <0.001
Consumer sp. × Test sp. 2 294.3 <0.001
Error 12

“Consumer species” grew in the medium before filtering; “test species” grew in the filtered medium. Results from the factorial repeated measures ANOVA.

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Pekkonen and Laakso BMC Ecology 2012 12:18   doi:10.1186/1472-6785-12-18

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