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Table 2 Effect of constant temperatures on the average of Chrysomya albiceps larval body length (mm) (mean ± SE) and the onset time of pupa (h) at different durations

From: Development of Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann, 1819) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) from the Jazan region of Southwest Saudi Arabia under different laboratory temperatures: applications in forensic entomology

Hours Temperature
20 °C 25 °C 30 °C
24 4.59 ± 0.07 4.79 ± 0.07 5.56 ± 0.06*a
48 7.47 ± 0.07 8.44 ± 0.12* 8.93 ± 0.15*a
72 11.87 ± 0.19 13.25 ± 0.65* 13.38 ± 0.16*
96 13.12 ± 0.17 13.20 ± 0.14 12.25 ± 0.10*a
120 11.22 ± 0.15 12.79 ± 0.12* -
  1. Data represented as mean ± SE, n = 30. Significance at 0.5 level represented by asterisk (*) as compared with body length at 20 °C; a significance at 0.5 level as compared with weight at 25 °C within the same row