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Table 2 Parameter estimates of the best model predicting deer ked intensity in moose in south-eastern Norway

From: Factors affecting deer ked (Lipoptena cervi) prevalence and infestation intensity in moose (Alces alces) in Norway

Parameter Estimate SE t P
Intercept −1.436 0.106 −13.594 < 0.0001
Calf −0.386 0.207 −1.865 0.063
Adult −0.218 0.130 −1.684 0.093
Female −0.146 0.158 −0.930 0.353
Moose density 0.362 0.233 1.558 0.120
Altitude −0.00124 0.000756 −1.635 0.103
Area of Scots pine forest 0.982 0.281 3.497 0.001
Area of coniferous forest 1.664 0.965 1.725 0.085
Area of bogs −21.8x10^6 9.21x10^6 −2.366 0.019
Latitude −2.010 0.390 −5.157 0.004
Latitude^2 −6.472 2.069 −3.128 0.002
Longitude 0.529 0.243 2.176 0.030
Calf x Female 0.417 0.282 1.476 0.141
Adult x Female −0.0860 0.203 −0.424 0.672
  1. Intercept = male yearlings (~ 1.5 years) at average level of all continous covariables.