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Table 1 Sample size and means for cuticle thickness and dry weight for females in each of the eight treatment groups

From: Cuticular differences associated with aridity acclimation in African malaria vectors carrying alternative arrangements of inversion 2La

Species Karyotype Environment N Mean cuticle thickness (μm) ± SE Mean dry weight (mg) ± SE
coluzzii 2L+a benign 18 2.71 ± 0.031 0.45 ± 0.015
  2La benign 17 2.84 ± 0.030 0.44 ± 0.015
  2L+a arid 15 2.75 ± 0.043 0.59 ± 0.016
  2La arid 14 2.82 ± 0.045 0.58 ± 0.017
gambiae 2L+a benign 16 2.77 ± 0.047 0.42 ± 0.013
  2La benign 15 2.94 ± 0.047 0.51 ± 0.010
  2L+a arid 16 2.85 ± 0.040 0.64 ± 0.025
  2La arid 15 2.83 ± 0.045 0.66 ± 0.023