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Table 2 Per cent use of post-fledging dispersal feeding habitats by juvenile Crested Ibises

From: Post-fledging dispersal and habitat use of a reintroduced population of the Crested Ibis (Nipponia nippon)

Habitat Post-fledging month p b
June July August September October November December
(Obs =54) (Obs = 15) (Obs = 14) (Obs = 12) (Obs =32) (Obs =50) (Obs =12)
Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD) Mean% (SD)
( na  = 7) ( n  = 12) ( n =12) ( n  = 10) ( n  = 10) ( n  = 10) ( n  = 8)
Paddy fields 55.2(4.3) 35.7(3.7) 30.8(3.1) 30.0(3.2) 54.0(2.0) 71.4(6.7) 100(1.5) 0.015
Shallow riversc 0.0 41.3(19.1) 62.4(26.8) 66.7(22.9) 42.1(2.3) 28.6(1.9) 0.0 0.003
Arid croplands 29.4(3.2) 5.7(0.9) 1.1(0.4) 1.6(0.4) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.891
Grasslands 0.0 15.8(2.3) 1.6(0.5) 1.7(0.7) 3.9(0.4) 0.0 0.0 0.873
Streams c 15.4(3.5) 1.5(0.5) 4.0 (1.2) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -
  1. aNumber of sibling groups observed.
  2. b p-values are based on ANOVA F-tests for linear trends across seven month post-fledging period.
  3. cShallow rivers (≥5 m in width), streams (<5 m in width).