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Table 1.

Summary of results of ANOVA or ANCOVA of the effect of experimental manipulation on body mass, body mass change and the magnitude of PHA-induced swelling response

Feeding regime
Covariate
Dependent variableFd.f.PFd.f.P
Initial body mass 0.05 2,25 0.95 – – – 
Energy intake* 405.2 2,22 <0.0001 0.12 1,22 0.7 
Total body mass increments* 409.8 2,22 <0.0001 9.47 1,22 0.0055 
Body mass at PHA injection* 159.1 2,24 <0.0001 32.7 1,24 <0.0001 
Body mass increments after injection 27.6 2,22 <0.0001 5.10 1,22 0.034 
Wing web thickness change* 13.1 2,22 0.0002 0.28 1,22 0.6 
Feeding regime
Covariate
Dependent variableFd.f.PFd.f.P
Initial body mass 0.05 2,25 0.95 – – – 
Energy intake* 405.2 2,22 <0.0001 0.12 1,22 0.7 
Total body mass increments* 409.8 2,22 <0.0001 9.47 1,22 0.0055 
Body mass at PHA injection* 159.1 2,24 <0.0001 32.7 1,24 <0.0001 
Body mass increments after injection 27.6 2,22 <0.0001 5.10 1,22 0.034 
Wing web thickness change* 13.1 2,22 0.0002 0.28 1,22 0.6 

Feeding regime × covariate interaction was non-significant for all dependent variables

*

Initial body mass used as covariate

Body mass at phytohaemagglutinin (PHA) injection used as covariate

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