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Table 1 Morphological traits of the trypomastigotes of T.copemani : mean measurements (μm) ± standard error (range)

From: Morphological polymorphism of Trypanosoma copemani and description of the genetically diverse T. vegrandis sp. nov. from the critically endangered Australian potoroid, the brush-tailed bettong (Bettongia penicillata (Gray, 1837))

Measurements Overall P1 P2
(μm) (N=110) (N=82) (N=28)
L 37.34 ± 0.33 (30.25 - 45.19) 36.35 ± 0.35 (30.25 - 45.19) 40.26 ± 0.53 (33.41 - 43.84)
W 6.12 ± 0.18 (1.15 - 10.23) 5.98 ± 0.21 (1.51 - 10.23) 6.53 ± 0.31 (3.71- 9.24)
PK 11.44 ± 0.22 (3.93 - 15.89) 11.49 ± 0.27 (3.93 - 15.89) 11.27 ± 0.35 (5.43 - 14.79)
PN 15.42 ± 0.23 (7.34 - 19.53) 14.98 ± 0.27 (7.34 -19.04) 16.71 ± 0.32 (11.10 - 19.53)
KN 4.36 ± 0.10 (2.52 - 7.31) 3.92 ± 0.07 (2.52 - 5.80) 5.66 ± 0.17 (4.19 - 7.31)
NA 15.85 ± 0.23 (9.30 - 22.06) 15.44 ± 0.26 (9.30 - 22.06) 17.06 ± 0.36 (13.15 - 20.91)
NI 0.98 ± 0.02 (0.39 - 1.42) 0.98 ± 0.02 (0.39 - 1.42) 0.99 ± 0.03 (0.60 - 1.37)
KI 3.64 ± 0.08 (1.38 - 5.96) 3.85 ± 0.09 (1.38 - 5.96) 3.02 ± 0.10 (1.96 - 4.20)
FF 8.24 ± 0.19 (3.44 - 12.39) 8.17 ± 0.22 (3.44 - 12.39) 8.44 ± 0.32 (4.38 - 12.35)
K-l 1.02 ± 0.02 (0.61 - 1.31) 1.06 ± 0.02 (0.76 - 1.31) 0.92 ± 0.04 (0.61 - 1.25)
K-w 0.71 ± 0.01 (0.50 - 1.00) 0.72 ± 0.01 (0.50 - 1.00) 0.69 ± 0.02 (0.50 - 0.93)