Table 1 Correlation coefficients for the duration of the different juvenile instars and the overall generation time for the fast selection regime, calculated from line averages.

From: Rapid adaptation in phoretic mite development time

  Larva Protonymph Overall generation time
Egg laying + egg development −0.14 0.61* 0.64*
Larva   0.11 0.54
Protonymph    0.85***
  1. Stars indicate significance in a Pearson’s product-moment correlation (*p < 0.05; ***p < 0.001); only values printed in bold are significant after Bonferroni-Holm correction for multiple testing.