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Table 1 Results of unsupervised classification of trematode and nematode eggs into operational taxonomic units (OTUs)

From: Patterns of helminth infection in Kenyan elephant populations

OTUsMean ± SDPercentile (2.5–97.5%)Rangen
Length (µm)Width (µm)Length (µm)Width (µm)Length (µm)Width (µm)
Trematode OTUs 
 OTU190 ± 748 ± 376–10143–5272–10341–5376
 OTU2113 ± 761 ± 398–12256–6893–12255–6936
Nematode OTUs
 OTU167 ± 439 ± 358–7434–4450–7830–47492
 OTU283 ± 549 ± 372–9443–5766–10032–59452
 OTU376 ± 343 ± 270–8238–4867–8535–49556
 OTU494 ± 455 ± 387–10250–6185–10548–62441
 OTU5105 ± 662 ± 590–11751–7183–12846–76125
  1. Abbreviation: SD, standard deviation