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Table 3 Ingested caesium dose and mortality and abnormality rates in the F 1 generation

From: Ingestion of radioactively contaminated diets for two generations in the pale grass blue butterfly

The F1leaves from: Number of larvae (n) Ingested caesium dose [mBq] Mortality rate [%] Total abnormality rate [%]
Okinawa 308 (Summer = 67, Fall = 241) 0.0629 ± 0.0011 8.05*1 8.25*1
Atami 55 0.883 ± 0.003 9.10 9.10
Musashino 54 2.23 ± 0.004 13.0 13.0
Kashiwa 55 16.6 ± 0.02 16.4 16.4
Koriyama 249 40.9 ± 0.02 53.0 54.2
Motomiya 256 56.1 ± 0.03 31.2 32.0
  1. *1Mean values for the summer and fall results.