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Table 2 Total number of independent samples and overall species prevalence

From: The prevalence of Caenorhabditis elegans across 1.5 years in selected North German locations: the importance of substrate type, abiotic parameters, and Caenorhabditis competitors

Origin Total samplesa C. elegans   C. remanei   C. briggsae  
   Positive samplesb Indc Positive samples Ind. Positive samples Ind.
Kiel apple 123 0 (0) 0 41 (0.33) 173 0 (0) 0
Münster apple 42 6 (0.14) 32 10 (0.24) 42 6 (0.14) 15
Kiel compost 170 30 (0.18) 114 7 (0.04) 23 5 (0.03) 12
Münster compost 129 27 (0.21) 124 1 (0.01) 6 4 (0.03) 10
Roxel compost 199 70 (0.35) 348 4 (0.02) 5 1 (0.01) 1
  1. aTotal number of independent samples per substrate type and location.
  2. bNumber and proportion (in brackets) of independent samples that contained the respective Caenorhabditis species.
  3. cTotal number of individuals isolated for the respective species from the indicated substrate type and location.