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Table 2 Measures of biodiversity for macroinvertebrates found in the study site

From: The benefit of one cannot replace the other: seagrass and mangrove ecosystems at Santa Fe, Bantayan Island

Measures of macroinvertebrate biodiversity With mangrove Without mangrove
Species richness 9 7
Dominance (D) 0.290 0.184
Simpson’s index (Ds) 0.710 0.816
Shannon-Wiener index of diversity (H) 1.566 1.810
Evenness index 0.532 0.873
Jaccard coefficient (SJ) 0.143
  1. Shannon-Wiener index p = 0.2770; Simpson’s index p = 0.1399