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Table 1 Mean cover of invasive alien plant species (IAPS) at three microhabitats

From: Forest regrowth reduces richness and abundance of invasive alien plant species in community managed Shorea robusta forests of central Nepal

Name of invasive alien plant speciesCover (%)
CanopyCanopy gapEdge
Ageratina adenophora (Spreng.) R.King and H.Rob.0.200.56-
Ageratum conyzoides L.0.361.111.61
Ageratum houstonianum Mill.1.752.701.37
Bidens pilosa L.-1.590.65
Chromolaena odorata (L.) R. King and H. Rob.5.387.146.87
Hyptis suaveolens (L.) Poit.0.571.981.07
Lantana camara L.
Mikania micrantha Kunth0.031.271.04
Mimosa pudica L.0.511.151.37
Parthenium hysteroperous L.0.03--
Senna occidentalis (L.)Link0.020.520.03
Senna tora (L.)Roxb.0.24-0.83
Spermacoce alata Aubl.4.266.756.87
Xanthium strumarium L.-2.02-