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Table 3 Effect of different constant temperatures on Chrysomya albiceps pupal average body weight (g), length (mm), and duration (h) (mean ± SE)

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

Temperature Item
Weight Length Duration
20 °C 27.50 ± 0.52 7.92 ± 0.06 144.00 ± 1.68
25 °C 48.20 ± 0.25* 8.78 ± 0.09* 127.20 ± 1.62*
30 °C 62.03 ± 0.65*a 10.33 ± 0.09*a 115.20 ± 1.28*a
  1. Data represented as mean ± SE, n = 30. Significance at 0.5 level represented by asterisk (*) as compared with the mean value at 20 °C. aSignificance at 0.5 level as compared with the mean value at 25 °C within the same column