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Table 1 Allometric trends in cranial and mandibular shape across bats (including echolocation as a covariate) and each echolocator group individually. Results of non-phylogenetically informed analyses are presented

From: Sensory adaptations reshaped intrinsic factors underlying morphological diversification in bats

  R2 F P value
Cranium
Across echolocators
  Log centroid size 0.183 73.0 0.001
  Echolocator type 0.299 59.6 0.001
  Size × echolocator 0.0252 5.01 0.001
Within echolocators
  Non-echolocators 0.261 9.19 0.001
  Oral Emitters 0.0396 3.55 0.003
  Nasal Emitters 0.103 9.63 0.001
Mandible
Across echolocators
  Log centroid size 0.225 71.2 0.001
  Echolocator type 0.168 26.7 0.001
  Size × echolocator 0.0225 3.56 0.003
Within echolocators
  Non-echolocators 0.229 6.97 0.001
  Oral emitters 0.0866 7.87 0.001
  Nasal emitters 0.132 11.7 0.001