TABLE 1 

Comparison of phylogenetic diversities in dolphin samples before and while taking probiotics

Sampling siteDolphin groupP value for PD bya:
Permutation t testF test
ChuffA0.168<0.001
RectumA0.049<0.001
SkinA0.3520.047
ChuffB0.111<0.001
RectumB0.6530.019
SkinB0.2790.047
  • a Permutation t test and variance F test comparisons for changes in phylogenetic diversity (PD) in different locations and sample subgroups. Significant values (P < 0.05) are in boldface.