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Table 5 Measures of infracommunity structure by host species and site

From: Helminth communities from two urban rat populations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  Species
  R. norvegicus R. rattus
  Chow Kit Bangsar Chow Kit Bangsar
Mean number of species ± S.E.M. 0.950 ± 0.110 1.238 ± 0.096 1.633 ± 0.067 1.150 ± 0.100
Maximum number of species 3 3 5 3
Mean number of helminths ± S.E.M. 9.8 ± 2.29 23.7 ± 5.60 35.0 ± 4.3 21.6 ± 5.37
Mean number of nematodes ± S.E.M. 2.7 ± 0.96 14.6 ± 4.83 17.9 ± 3.45 2.8 ± 0.75
Mean number of cestodes ± S.E.M. 6.8 ± 2.14 9.0 ± 2.22 16.9 ± 2.43 17.8 ± 4.94
Mean Brillouin's index ± S.E.M. 0.127 ± 0.031 0.166 ± 0.029 0.247 ± 0.016 0.147 ± 0.031
Maximum Brillouin's index 0.850 0.930 1.170 1.050