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Table 4 Results of PERMANOVA and post hoc pairwise PERMANOVA comparisons for the first two principal components (PCs) of animal pt values; significant post hoc p-values at the α-level of p<0.045 (i.e., adjusted with the Benjamini-Hochberg correction) are in bold

From: Integrative taxonomy resolves species identities within the Macrobiotus pallarii complex (Eutardigrada: Macrobiotidae)

Term df SS F R2 p
Species 4 1066.73 38.49 0.54 <0.001
Residuals 131 907.59   0.46  
Total 135 1974.32   1.00  
Post hoc comparisons
M. pallarii vs M. ripperi sp. nov. 1 83.70 16.85 0.20 <0.001
M. ripperi sp. nov. vs M. pseudopallarii sp. nov. 1 89.40 15.00 0.14 <0.001
M. ripperi sp. nov. vs M. margoae sp. nov. 1 625.77 107.08 0.54 <0.001
M. ripperi sp. nov. vs M. caymanensis 1 166.50 36.56 0.35 <0.001
M. pseudopallarii sp. nov. vs M. margoae sp. nov. 1 754.91 82.24 0.58 <0.001
M. pseudopallarii sp. nov. vs M. caymanensis 1 270.68 30.58 0.45 <0.001
M. pallarii vs M. pseudopallarii sp. nov. 1 101.20 10.53 0.22 <0.001
M. pallarii vs M. margoae sp. nov. 1 83.99 9.00 0.20 0.002
M. pallarii vs M. caymanensis 1 51.05 5.85 0.29 0.007
M. margoae sp. nov. vs M. caymanensis 1 6.84 0.79 0.02 0.396