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Table 2 Asymptotic test to compare the coefficients of the estimated logistic curves using maximum likelihood to the proportion of mature females and males

From: Reproductive traits of the small Patagonian octopus Octopus tehuelchus

  H 0: L 50,1 = L 50,2; c 1 = c 2 H 0: c 1 = c 2 H 0: L 50,1 = L 50,2
SAB–EF
 Female P = 0.079 P = 0.45 P = 0.075
 Male P < 0.0001 (**) P = 0.0002 (**) P = 0.0001 (**)
SAB–IL
 Female P < 0.0001 (**) P < 0.0001 (**) P = 0.006 (**)
 Male P = 0.025 (*) P = 0.024 (*) P = 0.861
EF–IL
 Female P < 0.0001 (**) P = 0.302 P = 0.0001 (**)
 Male P < 0.0001 (**) P = 0.184 P < 0.0001 (**)
  1. * Significant differences