TABLE 2.

P values for multiple comparisons of 16S rRNA clone libraries prepared from the guts of Microcerotermes and Reticulitermes termites

Compared librariesbncP valuea
Libshuff testFST testP test
All10<0.00043<0.000220.00018
All M60.00600.00150.00015
All M140.00360.0370.00012
All M220.570.790.29
All Rs30.750.0790.27
All R40.0210.15<0.00006
  • a If P < 0.05 (shown in bold), there was at least one pair of significantly different clone libraries within each group.

  • b M, Microcerotermes spp.; M1, Microcerotermes species M1; M2, Microcerotermes species M2; R, Reticulitermes spp.; Rs, R. speratus.

  • c Number of compared libraries.