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Table 2 Bivariate correlations among morphological traits and LBW of male (above diagonal) and female (below diagonal) Shami goats

From: Some body measurements as a management tool for Shami goats raised in subtropical areas in Egypt

Traits LBW HG WH BL CD SC HEL PG NC
LBW 0.979b 0.940b 0.905b 0.764b 0.922b 0.854b 0.854b 0.961b
HG 0.830b 0.969b 0.871b 0.731b 0.923b 0.779b 0.879b 0.915b
WH 0.796b 0.761b 0.821b 0.593a 0.899b 0.699b 0.785b 0.853b
BL 0.947b 0.774b 0.805b 0.792b 0.831b 0.915b 0.860b 0.887b
CD 0.715b 0.718b 0.799b 0.729b 0.782b 0.753b 0.721b 0.820b
SC 0.776b 0.482 0.714b 0.766b 0.727b 0.786b 0.727b 0.871b
HEL 0.858b 0.806b 0.637a 0.839b 0.563a 0.559a 0.742b 0.892b
PG 0.846b 0.842b 0.786b 0.765b 0.712b 0.490 0.707b 0.811b
NC 0.692b 0.487 0.674b 0.700b 0.696b 0.733b 0.578a 0.569a
  1. aCorrelation is significant at the 0.05 level (two-tailed)
  2. bCorrelation is significant at the 0.01 level (two-tailed)