Name: Cuckoo Eggs

 

Abstract: The following data set contains the length of cuckoo eggs that were found in nests of various other host birds. 

 

Variables (column):

  1. Host Bird (1=Tree Pipit, 2=Hedge Sparrow, 3=Robin, 4=Pied Wagtail, 5=Wren)
  2. Cuckoo Egg Length (in millimeters)

 

Possible Uses:  ANOVA

 

References: L.H.C. Tippett, The Methods of Statistics, 4th Edition, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1952, p. 176.