Data for Chapter 13– Handling violations of assumptions

Here are the data sets used in Chapter 13 of the 2nd edition of The Analysis of Biological Data in .csv (comma-separated) format. Most data sets used in the book are grabbed from graphs and tables in papers, and the values may not be exact.


Example 13.1 Marine reserves
Halpern, B. S. 2003. Ecological Applications 13: S117-S137.

Example 13.4 Sexual Conflict
Arnqvist, G., M. Edvardsson, U. Friberg, and T. Nilsson. 2000. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 97:10460-10464.

Example 13.5 Sagebrush crickets
Chadwick Johnson, J., T. M. Ivy, and S. K. Sakaluk. 1999. Behavioral Ecology 10: 227-233.


Problem 13.01 Country Health Expenditure
The World Bank. 2013. Health expenditure per capita (current US$)., accessed March 12, 2013.

Problem 13.02 Goldeneye parasitism
Andersson, M., and M. Ählund. 2012. The American Naturalist. 180:354-363.

Problem 13.03 Recycling
Catlin, J. R., and Y. Wang. 2012. Journal of Consumer Psychology 23:122-127.

Problem 13.07 Senicio seed set –Old Problem 13.04
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 50: 179-195.

Problem 13.08 Lion infanticide –Old Problem 13.06
The American Naturalist 121: 716-728.

Problem 13.09 Newts
Geffeney, S., E. D. Brodie, Jr., P. C. Ruben, and E. D. Brodie III. 2002. Science 297: 1336-1339.

Problem 13.13 Worm sperm
LaMunyon, C. W., and S. Ward. 1998. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 265: 1997-2002.

Problem 13.14 Dioecy
Heilbuth, J. C. 2000. The American Naturalist 156: 221-241.

Problem 13.15 Mosquitoes
Lounibos, L. P., N. Nishimura, J. Conn, and R. Lourenco-de-Oliveira. 1995. Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 90: 769-774.

Problem 13.16 Beetles and angiosperms
Farrell, B. D. 1998. Science 281: 555-559.

Problem 13.18 Zebra finches
McGraw, K. J., and D. R. Ardia. 2003. The American Naturalist 162: 704-712.

Problem 13.19 Sports vs. Biology, Sex partners
Faurie, C., D. Pontierb, and M. Raymond. 2004. Evolution and Human Behavior 25: 1-8.

Problem 13.20 Salmon color
Craig, J. K., and C. Foote. 2001. Evolution 55: 380-391.

Problem 13.21 Stress and incompatible mates
Griffith, S. C., S. R. Pryke, and W. A. Buttemer. 2011 Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series B 278:2798-2805.

Problem 12.25 Clearcuts
Laurance, W. F., et al. 1997. Science 278: 1117-1118.

Problem 13.26 Zebra finch beaks
Blount, J. B., et al. 2003. Science 300: 125-127.

Problem 13.27 Vuvuzela
Lai, K.-M., C. Bottomley, and R. McNerney. 2011. PLoS ONE 6: e20086.

Problem 13.28 Pseudoscorpions
Newcomer, S. D., J. A. Zeh, and D. W. Zeh. 1999. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 96: 10236-10241.

Problem 13.29 Army ants and silverfish
von Beeren et al. 2011. BMC Ecology 11:30

Problem 13.30 Wolbachia, mosquitoes, and dengue
Bian et al. 2010. PLoS Pathogens 6:e1000833

Problem 13.32 Gut flora and autoimmune disease
Berer et al. 2011. Nature 479:538-541.