Logistic Regression Model for Discrimination Among Two Species of Mites of the Genus Cheletophyes Associated with large African Carpenter Bees, Xylocopa torrida and Xylocopa nigrita
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Calculations involve the following formula:
PProbability of an unknown specimen being Ch.torridae

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