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Table 3 Summary of genetic divergences (K2P percent) at various taxonomic levels

From: A DNA barcode library for mangrove gastropods and crabs of Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area reveals an unexpected faunal diversity associated with the intertidal forests of Southern China

  Comparisons within Distance
Mean ± SE Minimum (%) Maximum (%)
Gastropods Species 0.63% ± 0.25% 0.00 1.84
  Genus 18.79% ± 2.38% 10.18 28.37
  Family 25.51% ± 2.91% 20.05 33.50
Brachyuran crabs Species 0.32% ± 0.15% 0.00 1.57
  Genus 12.28% ± 1.68% 6.50 22.37
  Family 20.07% ± 2.42% 11.42 24.71