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Table 4 Indicator species of clusters in Gerba Dima forest with their significant P-value

From: Plant community analysis along environmental gradients in moist afromontane forest of Gerba Dima, South-western Ethiopia

Name of indicator species Community type (C) Indicator value P-value
Prunus Africana 1 0.528 0.018*
Rubus apetalus 1 0.516 0.017*
Flacourtia indica 2 0.521 0.02*
Pilea rivularis 3 0.498 0.016*
Elastostema monticolum 3 0.467 0.039*
Ritchiea albersii 4 0.861 0.001***
Trema orientalis 4 0.677 0.001***
Sapium ellipticum 4 0.636 0.002**
Vernonia hochstetteri 4 0.538 0.014*
Zehneria scabra 5 0.581 0.002**
Zehneria minutiflora 5 0.552 0.005**
Urera hypselodendron 5 0.478 0.017*
Vernonia wollastonii 5 0.423 0.045*
  1. C1, Croton macrostachyus-Bersama abyssinica; C2, Syzygium guineense-Olea capensis; C3, Dracaena afromontana-Pouteria adolfi-friederici; C4, Vepris dainellii Schefflera abyssinica C5, Albizia gummifera-Millettia ferruginea community. * = (p < 0.5), ** =(p < 0.01), *** = (p < 0.001)