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Volume 5, Number 1—February 1999

Statistical Sensitivity for Detection of Spatial and Temporal Patterns in Rodent Population Densities

Cheryl A. Parmenter, Terry L. Yates, Robert R. Parmenter, and Jonathan L. Dunnum
Author affiliations: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

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Table 3

Repeated-measures analysis of variance for differences between actual minimum number alive (MNA) estimates and hypothetical MNAs (zero deaths from trapping), New Mexico, 1994 to 1997

Species Source DF F value p
Dipodomys merriami MNA Treatment 1 0.03 0.8672
(Merriam's Time 27 21.19 0.0001
kangaroo Time x MNA 27 0.30 0.9997
rat) Error (Time) 108
Perognathus MNA treatment 1 0.08 0.7858
flavescens Error (MNA) 4
(Plains Time 27 7.99 0.0001
pocket Time x MNA 27 0.01 1.0000
mouse) Error (Time) 108
Peromyscus MNA treatment 1 0.03 0.8661
truei Error (MNA) 4
(Pinyon Time 27 6.24 0.0001
mouse) Time x MNA 27 0.13 1.0000
Error (Time) 108
Neotoma MNA treatment 1 0.57 0.4914
albigula Error (MNA) 4
(White- Time 27 11.82 0.0001
throated Time x MNA 27 0.15 1.0000
wood rat) Error (Time) 108

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