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Table 2 The effect of food type and amount on breath rate.

From: Parental food provisioning is related to nestling stress response in wild great tit nestlings: implications for the development of personality

Food Type Age chicks DF F P
spiders Day 4 1,14.8 0.05 0.82
  Day 8 1,17.4 1.00 0.33
caterpillars Day 4 1,16.4 6.28 0.02
  Day 8 1,18.6 3.60 0.07
weight Day 14 1,103 0.47 0.50
  1. A linear mixed model was used with nest of origin and nest of rearing as random factors, both nested within cross-foster pair.