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Table 1 Transect-wise distribution of sampled area, species recorded and individuals ≥ 10 cm girth encountered in live, cut and multi-stemmed categories in ‘Khasi hill sal’ forest of Meghalaya

From: Patterns of species dominance, diversity and dispersion in ‘Khasi hill sal’ forest ecosystem in northeast India

Category Transect number Total
T1 T2 T3 T4 T5 T6 T7 T8 T9 T10 T11
Altitude 705 749 856 637 738 734 552 738 630 534 688 687
Transect width (m) 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
Transect length (m) 500 500 500 400 500 500 500 400 500 500 400 5200
Transect area (ha) 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 5.2
All stems 349 622 442 328 328 487 343 388 678 421 414 4800
Cut stems 10 9 19 19 30 6 49 21 23 10 15 211
Live stems 339 613 423 309 298 481 294 367 655 411 399 4589
Forks 8 71 89 57 76 52 33 61 86 11 53 597
Individual stems 331 542 334 252 222 429 261 306 569 400 346 3992
Species recorded 29 23 37 28 36 25 39 29 28 26 26 123