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Table 3 Results of the Kruskall-Wallis tests

From: A multi-disciplinarily designed mesocosm to address the complex flow-sediment-ecology tripartite relationship on the microscale

Comparison Carbohydrates Proteins Chlorophyll a Bacterial cells Surface adhesiveness
Intra-flume p = 0.8203 (n = 144a) p = 0.5865 (n = 144) p = 0.9492 (n = 144) p = 0.8540 (n = 24b) p = 0.7670 (n = 162c)
Inter-flume p = 0.3364 (n = 120d) p = 0.1223 (n = 120) p = 0.5432 (n = 120) p = 0.9522 (n = 40e) p = 0.0631 (n = 135f)
  1. Intra-flume and inter-flume comparisons of the measured data. a3 regions × 6 flumes × 8 sampling points; b3 regions × 1 flume × 8 sampling points; c3 regions × 6 flumes × 9 sampling points (incl. blanks); d3 regions × 5 flumes × 8 sampling points; e1 region (middle) × 5 flumes × 8 sampling points; f3 regions × 5 flumes × 9 sampling points.