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Table 1 Average (standard error of the mean; SEM) total length and corticosterone (ng/ml) in the communal (CP) and individual pens (IP) at Farms 1 and 2

From: Stress in farmed saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus): no difference between individually- and communally-housed animals

  Pen type N Total length (cm) Corticosterone (ng/ml)
Farm 1 CP1 10 158.0 (2.3) 8.69 (5.53)
IP1 10 159.4 (3.3) 3.17 (1.44)
Farm 2 CP2 10 165.3 (3.2) 3.04 (0.96)
IP2 10 174.8 (2.4)** 6.34 (2.05)
Overall average 40 164.4 (1.7) 5.31 (1.52)
  1. N is the number of animals in each group.
  2. **indicates significantly difference (P<0.01) in animal size.