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Table 8 Association between host diversification and parasite richness

From: Comparative tests of ectoparasite species richness in seabirds

  RRD PDI
  slope F-ratio slope F-ratio
Residual Species -0.0043 0.1240, n.s. -0.0008 0.1218, n.s.
Residual Genera -0.0084 0.1735, n.s -0.0014 0.1336, n.s.
Residual Ischnocera -0.005 0.0904, n.s. -0.0009 0.0891, n.s.
Residual Amblycera -0.0142 0.1481, n.s. -0.0027 0.1444, n.s.
  1. All analyses included 275 contrasts. RRD = relative rate difference, PDI = proportional dominance index, n.s. = not significant.