Table 1.

The results from the GLMM regarding the number of eggs added to the dorsum of each male under the laboratory conditions. Factors shown in italics are significant (p < 0.05).

Sourceestimates.e.Zp-value
intercept1.9440.3285.92<0.001
species (S)a−0.2010.421−0.480.633
egg-bearing (E)b1.0130.3852.630.009
test (T)c0.0080.3120.020.980
S by E1.7370.6682.600.009
  • a The coefficient indicates the relative effect of egg-bearing A. major during test 1 compared with egg-bearing A. japonicus during test 1.

  • b The coefficient indicates the relative effect of non-caring male A. japonicus during test 1 compared with caring male A. japonicus during test 1.

  • c The coefficient indicates the relative effect of second test for egg-bearing A. japonicus compared with first test for egg-bearing A. japonicus.