Table 3.

Mean number of ripe fruits (±S.D.) taken within the first six fruits

Fruits against no backgroundFruits against leaf background
Effect/interactionCategory (N)Mean no. ripe fruitsF1,10PMean no. ripe fruitsF1,10P
Visual statusTrichromat (6)3.28±0.497.710.023.06±0.808.08<0.05
Dichromat (10)2.35±0.592.13±0.64
SpeciesSaddleback (8)2.75±0.610.51>0.052.27±0.604.63>0.05
Red-bellied (8)2.65±0.842.69±0.99
SexFemale (10)2.80±0.770.78>0.052.67±0.820.36>0.05
Male (6)2.53±0.622.17±0.78
Species × visual status0.16>0.050.16>0.05
Species × sex0.62>0.050.22>0.05