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Table 6 Model averaging summary showing the magnitude of effect and relative importance of different environmental variables across puddle and seepage habitats on the abundance of C. venustus

From: Habitat associations of Culicoides species (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) abundant on a commercial cervid farm in Florida, USA

Environmental variableEstimate (SE)Relative variable importancen (containing models)
Intercept− 1.51 (0.40)  
Organic matter− 1.51 (0.79)1.0014
Microbes0.25 (0.22)0.7210
Zinc0.51 (0.54)0.599
Phosphorus0.31 (0.33)0.588
Magnesium0.14 (0.22)0.395
Manganese− 0.11 (0.25)0.213
Copper− 0.05 (0.15)0.132
Electrical conductivity0.02 (0.09)0.051
  1. Abbreviation: SE, standard error