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Table 4 Statistical differences in the effects of storage temperature and salinity on the number of germinated seeds after storage for 210 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
One-way ANOVA  
 Storage temperature (°C)
  0 5 2373.611 474.722 12.207  < 0.001
  4 3 758.333 252.778 24.267  < 0.001
Independent-samples T test
 Storage salinity (psu)
  40 4    8.854 0.001
  50 4    14.849  < 0.001
  60 4    7.425 0.002
  70 4    34.000  < 0.001