TABLE 3.

Summary of FST and P tests for differentiation between improved and unimproved grassland communities

GroupP valuea
FST testP test
All sequencesNS0.002
Without α-proteobacteriaNSNS
All α-proteobacteria0.008790.018
α-Proteobacteria without clade BbNSNS
Clade Ab<0.00000NS
Clade CbNS0.032
  • a NS, not significant.

  • b See Fig. 6.