Table 2.

Dimensions of different regions (mean ± S.D.) of the fore-wings of male Teleogryllus oceanicus

VariableLeft wing (N)Right wing (N)P
Length of file (mm)4.21±0.23 (8)4.20±0.23 (8)0.95
Length of flexible region at the anterior end of the file (mm)0.78±0.19 (8)0.58±0.33 (8)0.08
Total length of plectrum (mm)1.18±0.027 (7)1.00±0.080 (7)0.001
Width of plectrum including flexible region (mm)0.28±0.014 (7)0.24±0.012 (7)0.001
Area of harp (mm2)7.17±0.44 (7)7.18±0.42 (7)0.95