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Table 2 One way ANOVA and planned contrasts for anatomical, morphological, and physiological traits

From: Polyploidy and the relationship between leaf structure and function: implications for correlated evolution of anatomy, morphology, and physiology in Brassica

Trait Species effect
F (DFnumerator, DFdenominator)
Parent-hybrid effect
F (DFnumerator, DFdenominator)
Palisade area 3.811 (5,77)** 15.614 (1,77)***
Spongy area 2.289 (5,76). 0.376 (1,76) NS
Palisade/spongy 3.13 (5,76)* 3.58 (1,76).
Palisade layers 1.467 (5,77) NS 0.034 (1,77) NS
Adaxial area 1.814 (5,76) NS 4.568 (1,76)*
Abaxial area 1.801 (5,76) NS 5.241 (1,76)*
Leaf 4 dry weight (mg) 1.696 (5,103) NS 6.396 (1,103)*
Dry shoots (g) 1.259 (5,101) NS 1.215 (1,101) NS
SLA 7.684 (5,102)*** 0.168 (1,102) NS
Dissection index 6.11 (5,104)*** 3.56 (1,104).
Area (cm^2) 2.063 (1,104). 5.500 (1,104)*
Perimeter (cm) 3.112 (5,104)* 11.967 (1,104)***
WUE 0.317 (5,94) NS 0.202 (1,94) NS
A max 1.169 (5,95) NS 2.569 (1,95) NS
g s 0.178 (5,95) NS 0.669 (1,95) NS
F v '/F m ' 5.877 (5,86)*** 0.241 (1,86) NS
F v ' 5.546 (5,97)*** 0.003 (1,97) NS
F m ' 1.649 (5,91) NS 2.264 (1,91) NS
F o ' 4.988 (5,88)*** 0.019 (1,88) NS
F s 1.711 (5,91) NS 2.856 (1,91).
  1. Significance: 0 ‘***’; 0.001 ‘**’; 0.01 ‘*’; 0.05 ‘.’
  2. NS Not Significant