Table 2: Relationships between otolith radius and fish total length.

SexSE ()SE ()MSEStudent’s -test

F514−3.3470.080.7770.0150.8310.007<0.01
M212−3.8120.2120.8660.0390.7020.009<0.01
J102−2.5630.180.6170.0390.7130.008<0.01
JF565−3.1600.0630.7410.0120.8680.008<0.01
JM263−3.2280.0840.7590.0160.8970.009<0.01
F + M726−3.4800.0680.8030.0130.8410.008<0.01
F + M + J828−3.230.0490.7560.0090.8850.008<0.01

= number of specimens; F = females; M = males; J = unsexed juveniles; : intercept; : allometry coefficient; SE: standard error; : determination coefficient; MSE: mean square error; probability of Student’s -test for differences between allometry coefficient and “1” (isometric condition).