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Table 2 Onset, maximum peak and offset time ( Zeitgeber Time ± SEM) and 1-way ANOVA of the experiments depicted on Figure 2

From: Effects of temperature and photoperiod on daily activity rhythms of Lutzomyia longipalpis (Diptera: Psychodidae)

   Onset time Max peak time Offset time
VALUES LD 16:08 12.8 ± 0.2 Relative to lights off (-3.2 ± 0.2) 14.6 ± 0.2 Relative to lights off (-1.4 ± 0.2) 17.3 ± 0.3 Relative to lights off (1.3 ± 0.3)
LD 12:12 8.7 ± 0.3 Relative to lights off (-3.3 ± 0.3) 12.7 ± 0.2 Relative to lights off (0.7 ± 0.2) 14.4 ± 0.3 Relative to lights off (2.4 ± 0.3)
LD 08:16 6.1 ± 0.3 Relative to lights off (-1.9 ± 0.2) 7.9 ± 0.3 Relative to lights off (-0.1 ± 0.3) 10.8 ± 0.4 Relative to lights off (2.8 ± 0.4)
Statistical analysis 1-way ANOVA F2,75 = 6.93 P < 0.01 H = 29.43b P < 0.001b H = 11.22b P < 0.01b
LD 12:12 vs LD 08:16 P< 0.01a NS c NS c
LD 12:12 vs LD 16:08 NS a P< 0.001c P< 0.05c
  LD 08:16 vs LD 16:08 P< 0.01a P< 0.01c P< 0.01c
  1. aBonferroni’s Multiple Comparison Test.
  2. bKruskal-Wallis 1-way ANOVA (nonparametric test).
  3. cDunn’s Multiple Comparison Test (nonparametric test).