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Table 4 Effects of soil layer on mean values of soil seed bank patterns

From: Prosopis juliflora invasion and environmental factors on density of soil seed bank in Afar Region, Northeast Ethiopia

Soil LayerH′RE′
Litter layer1.28 ± 0.03a4.29 ± 0.12a0.93 ± 0.01a
0–3 cm1.25 ± 0.03a4.2 ± 0.14a0.93 ± 0.01a
3–6 cm1.29 ± 0.05a4.39 ± 0.21a0.94 ± 0.01a
6–9 cm1.32 ± 0.06a4.44 ± 0.24a0.94 ± 0.01a
  1. Notice: H′ is the Shannon-Wiener index, R is species richness, E′ is the Shannon evenness; the same letters indicate insignificant variations at P < 0.05