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Table 4 Two-way repeated measures ANOVA showing the effect and interactions among carapace width of juveniles at successive molts (dependent variable) (RM), diet (3–24 % protein content) and population (Mar Chiquita, San Antonio and Riacho San Jose) (independent factors)

From: Effect of different protein supply on growth of three populations of a crab adapted to low energy diets

Effect SS df MS F p
Diet (1) 87.91 4 21.98 8.88 ***
Population (2) 2.60 2 1.30 0.53 ns
1 × 2 11.86 8 1.48 0.60 ns
Error 168.27 68 2.47   
RM (3) 509.46 2 254.73 3548.46 ***
1 × 3 11.84 8 1.48 20.62 ***
2 × 3 0.06 4 0.02 0.22 ns
1 × 2 × 3 1.05 16 0.07 0.92 ns
Error 9.76 136 0.07   
  1. ns non-significant, df degree of freedom
  2. Significant P values: *** P < 0.001, ** <0.01