TABLE 3

ANOVA for life span within each cross and density treatment

Sourced.f.MSFP
Oregon cross, high density
Sex (S)10.27040.32NS
Line (L)970.79810.92NS
L × S970.86822.76***
Rep (L)980.31461.00NS
Rep × sex (L)980.31421.49**
Error19220.2111
2b cross, low density
Sex (S)121.792661.38***
Line (L)970.45231.430.12
L × S970.35521.110.30
Rep (L)980.27900.880.74
Rep × sex (L)980.31852.22***
Error19370.1436
2b cross, high density
Sex (S)116.744759.07***
Line (L)970.46151.88*
L × S970.28361.48*
Rep (L)980.15330.80NS
Rep × sex (L)980.19181.13NS
Error19260.1702
  • Results for the cross to Oregon in low density are not shown because the variance among lines was not significant. MS, mean square; Rep, replicate; NS, P > 0.05; *, 0.01 < P < 0.05; ***, 0.0001 < P < 0.001.