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Table 3 R of linear regressions between leaf litter quality and mass loss

From: Urban-induced changes in tree leaf litter accelerate decomposition

Chemical parameter R
NDF [%] −0.36
ADF [%] −0.51
ADL [%] −0.59
N [%] 0.55
C [%] −0.29
P [g kg−1] 0.71
S [g kg−1] 0.46
K [g kg−1] 0.15
C:N −0.59
C:P 0.61
ADL:N 0.71
Al [mg kg−1] 0.24
B [mg kg−1] 0.23
Ca [mg kg−1] −0.04
Cr [mg kg−1] 0.69
Cu [mg kg−1] 0.45
Fe [mg kg−1] 0.30
Mg [g kg−1] 0.41
Mn [mg kg−1] −0.34
Na [mg kg−1] 0.27
Zn [mg kg−1] 0.21
  1. Italicized values indicate p < 0.05; all values on a per litter oven-dry weight basis, except for NDF neutral detergent fiber, ADF acid detergent fiber, and ADL acid detergent lignin which are on an air-dry weight basis.