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Table 2 Species list with synoptic cover-abundance values for species having a value of ≥1 at least one in a community type

From: Ecological and floristic study of Hirmi woodland vegetation in Tigray Region, Northern Ethiopia

Community number C1 C2 C3 C4 C5  
Community size 19 11 24 12 14 P value
Ziziphus mucronata 3.37 0.27 0.21 0 1.29 0.004
Acacia polyacantha 3.21 0.73 0 0 0.34 0.001
Bidens pilosa 2.11 2 1.5 0.67 0.29 0.12
Achyranthes aspera 1.89 0 0.17 0 0 0.012
Ziziphus spina-christi 1.74 0.27 0.62 0.17 0.93 0.06
Trifolium campestre 1.84 0 0 0.33 1.43 0.6
Chamaecrista mimosoides 1.68 0 0.33 0 1.14 000
Dichrostachys cinerea 1.26 0.73 0 0 0.36 000
Combretum hartmannianum 0.84 5.64 0.92 0 0.71 0.01
Terminalia macroptera 1.32 4.09 0.42 0 0 000
Setaria megaphylla 0.84 4 0.33 0 0.57 000
Oxytenanthera abyssinica 0 3.91 0 0 0 0
Oplismenus burmannii 0.63 3.27 0.83 0 0 000
Ficus ingens 1.05 2.64 0 0 0 0.615
Senna obtusifolia 1.05 2.55 0 0 0 0.05
Lannea fruticosa 0.53 1.45 0.33 0 0.36 000
Acanthospermum hispidum 0.84 1.09 0.33 0 0.29 000
Eleusine africana 0.79 1.09 0.96 0 0 0.01
Anogeissus leiocarpa 1.58 2.64 2.96 0 0 000
Ozoroa insignis 0 0.88 2.79 0 2.29 000
Bidens macroptera 0.42 0 2.33 1.33 0.86 0.38
Guizotia scabra 0.21 0 2.12 0.33 0.86 0.45
Terminalia laxiflora 0 0 1.46 0 0.79 000
Vangueria madagascariensis 0 0 1.17 0.42 0.14 0.23
Rhus retinorrhoea 0.32 0 0.58 1.67 0 000
Diospyros abyssinica 0.26 0 0.54 1.33 0.43 0.01
Combretum molle 0.32 0 0.46 1 1.14 000
Entada abyssinica 1.21 0 0.21 0 0.36 000
Eucle racemosa 0 0 0.21 3.17 0.71 000
Acacia abyssinica 0 0 1.75 2.83 1.21 000
Galiniera saxifraga 0 0 0.42 2.25 0.79 0.01
Acokanthera schimperi 0.37 0 0.29 2.08 0 000
Acacia seyal 0 0 0.75 1.83 1.21 000
Balanites aegyptiaca 0.11 0 0 1.75 0 0.81
Mimusops kummel 0.26 0 0.42 1.5 0.36 0.11
Acacia lahai 0 0 0.25 1.42 0.79 000
Desmodium repandum 0 0 0.17 1.08 0 000
Dodonaea angustifolia 0 0 2.0 1.33 3.71 0.01
Flueggea virosa 1.68 0.91 0 0 1.36 0.02
Hyparrhenia cymbaria 0 0 0 0 1.71 0.612
Hyparrhenia rufa 0 0 0.17 0 1.43 0.134
Capparis tomentosa 0.21 0 0.21 0.17 1.07 0.16
Arthraxon micans 0 0 0.17 0 1.43 000
Dactyloctenium aegyptium 0 0 0.83 0.33 1.14 000
Grewia ferruginea 0.26 2.18 0.29 0 0.71 1.00
Combretum adenogonium 1.11 0 0 0 0 4.23
Stereospermum kunthianum 0.26 1.09 0 0 0 0.84
Lonchocarpus laxiflorus 0.11 2 0 0 0 0.145
Combretum rochetianum 0 2.18 0 0 0 0.15
  1. *Bold = species score high cover-abundance and significant values (P value) used for community types