Table 4

Permutational multivariate analysis of variance on Hellinger distances between parasite communities in individuals from eight (2011) or six (2012) Tropheus populations
Year Effect Num DF Den DF SS MS F R2 P
2011 site 7 307 16.84 2.41 12.22 0.21 <0.0001
day 2 307 0.81 0.40 2.05 0.01 0.08
sex 1 307 0.23 0.23 1.18 0.003 0.28
SL 1 307 0.40 0.40 2.04 0.005 0.11
2012 site 5 168 4.42 0.88 3.05 0.08 0.0003
day 1 168 0.05 0.05 0.17 0.001 0.97
sex 1 168 0.65 0.65 2.24 0.01 0.07
SL 1 168 0.29 0.29 0.99 0.005 0.39

The model included sampling site, processing day, sex, and standard length (SL). P-values in bold indicate significance at α = 0.05.

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Raeymaekers et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:41   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-41

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