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Table 5 Diversity indices of parasites between sampling periods

From: Temporal-spatial patterns of intestinal parasites of the Hooded Crane (Grus monacha) wintering in lakes of the middle and lower Yangtze River floodplain

Index Early wintering Late wintering Statistics test
1st sampling 2nd sampling 3rd sampling 1st sampling 2nd sampling 3rd sampling F p
( N   =  136) ( N   =  130) ( N   =  138) ( N   =  134) ( N   =  144) ( N   =  139)
Species richness (S) 8 10 10 10 9 10 0.200 0.678
Shannon-Wiener Index (H′) 1.436 1.340 1.362 1.571 1.474 1.518 12.317 0.025*
Pielou Index (J) 0.691 0.582 0.591 0.682 0.671 0.659 1.925 0.238
  1. *p < 0.05.