Table 5 Statistical data on ANOVA one-way and analysis of significance of the variance of osteonal diameter (On.Dm) and Haversian canal diameter (HC.Dm) with Bonferroni post-hoc test

From: Does the osteon morphology depend on the body mass? A scaling study on macroscopic and histomorphometric differences between cow (Bos taurus) and sheep (Ovis aries)

   Cov F p *
Ovis aries humerus vs. Ovis aries femur On.Dm − 286 14.322 6.47E-05 *
HC.Dm − 12.37 49.28 3.82E-10 *
Ovis aries humerus vs. Bos taurus humerus On.Dm − 9.44 0.6382 0.4658
HC.Dm − 7.85 5.584 0.043 *
Ovis aries femur vs. Bos taurus femur On.Dm − 154.1 4.626 0.067 *
HC.Dm − 7.67 26.781 3.26E-7 *
Bos taurus humerus vs. Bos taurus femur On.Dm − 278.3 11.435 1.94E-3 *
HC.Dm 16.42 0.724 0.473
  1. Cov covariance; F F statistical value of variance as the ratio of F between and F within groups; p significance value with Fcrit = 3.918; * significant value (p ˂ 0.05)