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Table 4 Correlations between individual differences in body mass, metabolic rate (RMR) and oxidative damage (ROMs) between breeding and non-breeding condition, egg size and tarsus length

From: Artificial selection reveals the energetic expense of producing larger eggs

  ∆ Body Mass ∆ RMR ∆ ROMs Egg Size Tarsus Length
∆ Body Mass - 0.003 0.822 0.000 0.309
∆ RMR 0.539 - 0.439 0.012 0.292
∆ ROMs 0.045 −0.152 - 0.436 0.558
Egg Size 0.726 0.483 −0.153 - 0.082
Tarsus Length 0.213 0.205 −0.116 0.318 -
  1. Below the diagonal Pearson correlation coefficients are displayed, above the diagonal the P value. Significant results are displayed in bold