Table 4

Joint and independent effects of predictors
Total partition %Ii
Species R I J |I/J| WID TEMP DEP ELE SLO CON pH
Sandelia −91.1 −84.8 −6.3 13.5 3.8 9.4 17.7 27.1 14.8 7.6 19.6
Pseudobarbus −66.9 −81.6 14.7 5.5 30.8 29.0 8.2 14.1 5.3 10.2 2.4
Galaxias −27.4 −33.4 6.0 5.6 42.7 13.1 19.2 0.9 10.7 11.1 2.3
Mean effect 25.8 17.2 15.0 14.0 9.9 9.6 8.4

Decomposition of the total reduction in deviance (R) associated with the seven environmental variables into independent (I) and dependent (J) components of R using the hierarchical partitioning method. The independent contribution of variable I (%Ii) is given for each taxon

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Chakona and Swartz BMC Ecology 2012 12:19   doi:10.1186/1472-6785-12-19

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