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Table 1 Significance of statistical tests for pairwise comparisons of community diversity metrics between natural vs autoclaved phage suspension

From: Impact of phages on soil bacterial communities and nitrogen availability under different assembly scenarios

 Alpha diversityBeta diversity
Faith-PDEvennessShannonUniFrac (unweighted)UniFrac (weighted)Jaccard (qualitative)Bray-Curtis (quantitative)
During colonization
 BS1PS10.9160.3470.2500.0580.2080.1080.106
 BS1PS20.7540.2500.1740.7050.4620.4420.185
 BS2PS20.9160.3470.2500.270.2440.0170.104
 BS2PS1*0.2500.1170.0280.3770.1280.0510.045
 BS1PC*0.4640.0280.0160.0580.0830.0080.013
 BS2PC0.4620.8060.6240.0360.1230.0350.104
After colonization
 BS1PS10.3860.77210.0860.7710.0270.235
 BS1PS20.0250.6540.1010.0570.2170.5540.263
 BS2PS20.1480.38610.0270.1480.0250.31
 BS2PS1*0.5630.0430.0830.1180.0240.050.05
 BS1PC0.1740.6010.9160.0410.1680.0350.329
 BS2PC0.6240.4620.8060.1590.4320.1660.238
Natural soil
 S1PS10.0280.7540.0750.1120.1780.1360.229
 S1PS20.3270.3270.6240.7560.1810.760.734
 S2PS20.4560.2960.6540.7110.6710.7520.739
 S2PS1*0.0250.1790.0250.0170.0490.0260.049
 S1PC0.0860.050.050.8520.6950.0980.268
 S2PC*0.0860.0140.1410.0720.0210.0110.008
  1. Italicized p values < 0.05; asterisk (*) highlights treatments where both alpha and beta diversity were changed significantly (p values < 0.05) based on Kruskal-Wallis and PERMANOVA tests, respectively