Table 3.

Correlation matrix (r2) of residuals of organ dry mass

Residual element
OrganLiHLuCoCaSt
Kidneysa 0.324 * 0.0700.029 0.327 * 0.397 * 0.427 ***
Livera0.1720.121 0.504 *** 0.217 0.406 ***
Hearta 0.491 *** 0.0010.0880.074
Lungsa0.0430.0730.001
Colon 0.544 *** 0.307 *
Caecum0.136
Stomach
  • Data from both acclimation treatments were pooled (N=19).

    Significant correlations are shown in bold (*P<0.05, **P<0.01, ***P<0.001). After a Bonferroni correction, only the correlation between colon and liver was significant.

  • a Significantly correlated with Mb.