Table 1  Sex comb size in three species of the bipectinata species complex
SpeciesStrainNo. of sex-comb teeth (mean ± SD)n
D. malerkotliana14024-0391.006.85 ± 1.0353
D. malerkotlianaSWB175.24 ± 0.7237
D. bipectinata14024-0381.0014.10 ± 1.1459
D. bipectinata14024-0381.0213.55 ± 1.243
D. bipectinata14024-0381.0318.69 ± 1.3746
D. bipectinata14024-0381.0416.81 ± 1.4931
D. parabipectinata14024-0401.0012.38 ± 1.0840
D. parabipectinata14024-0401.0212.98 ± 1.3852