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Fig. 1 | Animal Microbiome

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From: Cloacal swabs and alcohol bird specimens are good proxies for compositional analyses of gut microbial communities of Great tits (Parus major)

Fig. 1

Average (a) OTU richness, (b) Chao 1 richness estimates, (c) Shannon’s diversity index and (d) Inverse Simpson’s diversity index of different digestive tract regions and cloacal swab microbial communities. Letters on top of each bar represent the results from the Tukey post hoc test and similar letters represent non-significant groups

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