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Table 6 The results of the MNDS ordination analysis of bird communities in relation to habitat structure (Fig. 3)

From: Understory vegetation in planted pine forests governs bird community composition and diversity in the eastern Mediterranean region

  NMDS1 NMDS2 r 2 P
Low vegetation cover −0.2013 0.97953 0.3071 0.043
Low tree cover −0.78272 0.62238 0.1066 0.319
Shrubs cover −0.97886 −0.20451 0.5362 0.001
Total vegetation cover −0.98254 0.18607 0.3777 0.024
Trees per ha 0.10147 0.99484 0.0434 0.701
Tree height 0.37536 0.92688 0.1854 0.18
Tree volume −0.97843 0.20659 0.0032 0.972
Smilax aspera cover −0.90532 −0.42473 0.3133 0.047
Pistacia lentiscus cover −0.8954 0.44525 0.2221 0.107
Rhamnus lycioides cover −0.56554 −0.82472 0.3504 0.028
Asparagus aphyllus cover −0.63062 0.77609 0.1585 0.210