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Table 1 Concentration of microorganisms into rumen (Ru) and reticulum (Re) in buffalo on grazing (G) and feedlot (F)

From: Microorganisms in the rumen and reticulum of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) fed two different feeding systems

Microorganism Rumen Reticulum p value
Ru Re Grazing Feedlot
G F G F G × F G × F Ru × Re Ru × Re
Entodinium a 2.56 1.34 2.23 1.32 0.0020 0.0820 0.0796 0.9747
Diplodiniinaea 2.34 0.29 1.92 0.30 0.0001 0.0001 0.1348 0.9213
Epidinium a 0.09 0.00 0.21 0.01 0.0120 0.0001 0.1442 0.3466
Isotricha a 0.02 0.00 0.06 0.00 0.1893 0.1189 0.0024
Dasytricha a 0.20 0.00 0.95 0.00 0.0005 0.0071 0.0336
Totala 5.21 1.63 5.37 1.63 0.0001 0.0002 0.8766 1.0000
Bacteriab 3.89 1.30 1.20 0.71 0.2839 0.6490 0.2538 0.4071
Archaeac 0.66 2.40 6.00 2.32 0.1651 0.4936 0.3166 0.9624
%Archaea:bacteria 1.85 0.17 3.24 4.98     
  1. aNumber × 105/mL
  2. bNumber × 1011/mL
  3. cNumber × 109/mL