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Table 7 Correlations between species richness, diversity H′ and water depth (all data)

From: The seaward limit of wave effects on coastal macrobenthos

Group size 1,000 5,000 10,000
No. of cases N = 540* N = 134 N = 67
r² p r² p r² p
Species richness versus H′ 0.7080 0.0000 0.5911 0.0000 0.5337 0.0000
Species richness versus depth 0.0415 0.0000 0.0441 0.0149 0.0327 0.1428
H′ versus depth 0.2511 0.0000 0.3662 0.0000 0.4154 0.0000
  1. * Cores with >1,000 individuals excluded