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Table 3 Summary of linear regression analyses for per encounter hole passage probability (y) for rectangular holes on the roof and for rectangular, round and triangular holes on the sides

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Model Coefficient (b) p value R2
Roof, rectangular holes
 y = a + b × length 1.445E−03 0.07856 0.0673
 y = a + b × width 2.514E−02 <0.001 0.8122
 y = a + b × ln (width) 3.434E−01 <0.001 0.8621
 y = a + b × perimeter 9.759E−04 0.0103 0.1678
 y = a + b × area 1.643E−04 <0.001 0.3920
Side, rectangular holes
 y = a + b × length 1.479E−03 0.0476 0.1650
 y = a + b × width 1.134E−02 <0.001 0.7187
 y = a + b × ln (width) 3.020E−01 <0.001 0.9256
 y = a + b × perimeter 8.557E−04 0.00705 0.3176
 y = a + b × area 5.312E−05 <0.001 0.5075
Side, triangular holes
 y = a + b × mean width 0.009 0.21 0.89
 y = a + b × ln (mean width) 2.430E−01 0.14 0.95
Side, round holes
 y = a + b × diameter 3.192E−01 0.0025 0.99
 y = a + b × ln (diameter) 3.192E−01 0.0025 0.99