Table 1: Statistical or analytical methods used to verify experimental results.

EntryHypothesisMethod

aCells and thalli normality sizeLilliefors test
bEquality of error variancesLevene test
cLength/width correlation on each of the three solid mediaPillai’s Trace, Wilks’ Lambda, Hotelling’s Trace, Roy’s Largest Root with Bonferroni correction, Mauchly’s test, Levene’s test, Tukey’s test, and Games-Howell’s test
dChlorophyll-a correlation on each of the three solid mediaPillai’s Trace, Wilks’Lambda, Hotelling’s Trace, Roy’s Largest Root with Bonferroni correction, Mauchly’s test, Levene’s test, Tukey’s test, and Games-Howell’s test