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Table 1 Details of three-way factorial ANOVA using “gender,” “host plant,” and “aphid species” as independent variables

From: Host plant-mediated prey preference and consumption by an aphidophagous ladybird, Menochilus sexmaculatus (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)

Source df Mean square F value P value
Gender 1 174.05 4.38 P < 0.05
Host plant 1 6160.05 154.95 P < 0.0001
Aphid species 1 1095.20 27.55 P < 0.0001
Gender × host plant 1 101.25 2.55 P = 0.1149
Gender × aphid species 1 5.000 0.13 P = 0.7239
Host plant × aphid species 1 897.8 22.58 P < 0.0001
Gender × host plant × aphid species 1 16.20 0.41 P = 0.5253
  1. Tukey’s range = 2.81929
  2. df = 1