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Table 3 Statistical differences in the effects of storage temperature and salinity on the number of germinated seeds after storage for 120 days

From: Optimal long-term seed storage conditions for the endangered seagrass Zostera japonica: implications for habitat conservation and restoration

Variable df Sum square Mean square F(or T)value p
Two-way ANOVA
 Model 12 11,926.923 993.910 14.225  < 0.001
 Storage temperature 2 5634.722 2817.361 40.322  < 0.001
 Storage salinity 5 2830.556 566.111 8.102  < 0.001
 Storage temperature × storage salinity 5 2541.667 508.333 7.275  < 0.001
One-way ANOVA
 Storage temperature (°C)
  0 5 211.111 42.222 0.475 0.788
  4 5 5161.111 1032.222 17.695  <  0.001
 Storage salinity (psu)
  30 2 1938.889 969.444 18.368 0.003
Independent-samples T Test
 Storage salinity (psu)
  20 4    0.775 0.482
  40 4    2.774 0.05
  50 4    1.604 0.184
  60 4    2.514 0.066
  70 4    8.246 0.001