Table 2

Summary of V6 pyrotag counts and richness estimates

Sample codeNo. of V6 tagsaRichness estimateb (95% CI) (Chao1)
TotalUnique
SE28,7984,6152,585 (2,366–2,855)
DU23,4094,0112,372 (2,190–2,597)
RL25,6394,1912,332 (2,144–2,565)
JI27,8834,3503,957 (3,612–4,372)
SS33,1814,6543,164 (2,947–3,423)
AL32,8764,8372,682 (2,482–2,925)
CL19,5603,7512,719 (2,475–3,019)
CB27,1034,9112,609 (2,427–2,830)
EG26,5874,4572,458 (2,251–2,715)
TU26,1194,5542,654 (2,439–2,920)
LV44,3515,5942,366 (2,181–2,595)
TA38,9515,6053,196 (2,951–3,494)
KH29,6775,7383,150 (2,889–3,470)
  • a Trim reads that passed quality controls.

  • b Richness estimates for OTUs in each sample, determined with a 3% width. CI, confidence interval.