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Table 1 Statistics from the generalized linear modela using observed individual growth (mm3) as the response variable.

From: Mortality affects adaptive allocation to growth and reproduction: field evidence from a guild of body snatchers

Explanatory variable or statistic df Χ2 P
"species"b 9 68.68 <0.0001
Initial size 1 60.45 <0.0001
"species" × initial size 9 18.87 0.026
Estuary 2 3.79 0.15
habitat [estuary] 1 9.55 0.002
site [estuary, habitat] 13 193.68 <0.0001
growing time [estuary] 2 84.42 <0.0001
whole model 37 1046.78 <0.0001
goodness of fit (deviance) 1648 6422.59 <0.0001
  1. aThe model used a log-link, a Poisson error distribution, and an overdispersion parameter of 4.53. Brackets indicate nested effects.
  2. b"Species" indicates species of trematode parasitic castrator and male or female uninfected snail hosts.