Linear regression estimates of V_{max}/L_{b}=log a+b log (M_{b}) | ||||||
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b | ||||||
Data set | N | a | OLS | RMA | r^{2} | S.E.E. |
All mammals | 142 | 21.52 | -0.17^{*} (-0.19, -0.15) | -0.21^{*} (-0.23, -0.19) | 0.692 | 0.190 |
>30 kg | 56 | 88.64 | -0.46^{*} (-0.53, -0.40) | -0.52^{*} (-0.58, -0.45) | 0.808 | 0.131 |
<30 kg | 86 | 24.21 | -0.09^{*} (-0.12, -0.06) | -0.17^{*} (-0.20, -0.14) | 0.271 | 0.153 |
Values are shown as means with 95% confidence limits given in parentheses.
Values of scaling coefficient a were corrected following Sprugel (1983).
S.E.E., standard error of estimates.
↵ ^{*} P<0.001.