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Table 4 Effects of larval diets on flight capacities in the adults

From: Effects of dietary sodium on performance, flight and compensation strategies in the cotton bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)

Larvae fed on diet n Flight speed (km.h-1) * Flight duration (h) * Flight distance (km) *
A 30 2.51 ± 0.04 a 9.96 ± 0.65 a 26.61 ± 1.35 a
B 28 2.44 ± 0.05 a 10.91 ± 0.40 a 26.01 ± 1.04 a
C 33 2.32 ± 0.05 b 10.82 ± 0.54 a 24.93 ± 1.38 a
  1. * Data are shown as Mean ± SE. Different small letters after values indicate significant differences (P < 0.05) among different treatments by a one-way ANOVA and Duncan's multiple range test (DMRT). See text and Table 1 for further explanations.