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Table 3 P values obtained from repeated measures ANOVA assessing seasonal differences in mean prey PTI (surveys pooled by season) between baited and unbaited areas at nine sites across Australia

From: Sympatric prey responses to lethal top-predator control: predator manipulation experiments

Autumn (March - May)
Site (N surveys/error df) Birds Rabbits Possums Small mammals Macropods Pigs Echidnas Toads Frogs Hopping-mice Reptile
Barcaldine (8/7) 0.5604 0.0032* 0.1705 0.2981 0.4162 0.3506 0.1395 0.1114 0.2718 NP RE
Blackall (9/8) 0.8598 0.8312 1.0000 0.5553 0.0336* 0.1690 0.7287 ND 0.4354 NP RE
Cordillo (1/0) X X NP X X ND ND ND X X X
Lambina (1/0) X ND NP X X NP ND NP X X X
Mt Owen (7/6) 0.0304^ 0.1624 0.0030^ 0.0253^ 0.0272* ND ND NR NR NP RE
Quinyambie (4/3) 0.4972 0.0788 NP 0.2963 1.0000 ND ND NP 0.3910 0.0184^ 0.4444
Strathmore (1/0) X ND X X X X ND NR NR NP RE
Tambo (6/5) 0.0358* 0.2752 0.6109 0.8215 0.7518 0.8670 ND 0.2586 0.3632 NP RE
Todmorden (3/2) 0.0785 0.0196* NP 0.9531 0.6667 NP ND NP 0.4226 0.6892 0.0691
Winter (June - August)
Site (N surveys/error df) Birds Rabbits Possums Small mammals Macropods Pigs Echidnas Toads Frogs Hopping-mice Reptile
Barcaldine (6/5) 0.1467 0.0089* 0.3144 0.9490 0.4187 0.2031 0.4206 0.3632 ND NP RE
Blackall (6/3) 0.4169 0.8671 X 0.3199 0.0045* 0.4918 0.8240 ND 0.3910 NP RE
Cordillo (2/1) 0.1869 0.4097 NP 0.5529 0.1257 ND ND ND ND 0.0424* 0.0424^
Lambina (3/2)# 0.2747 0.2697 NP 0.3801 0.5093 NP ND NP 0.4226 0.4795 1.0000
Mt Owen (5/4) 0.2927 0.0010^ 0.0433^ 0.4827 0.1192 0.3739 ND NR NR NP RE
Quinyambie (6/5) 0.5071 0.0983 NP 0.4130 0.3278 ND 0.3632 NP ND 0.1059 0.2543
Strathmore (6/5) 0.0677 ND 0.2856 0.4743 0.0011^ 0.0023 ND NR NR NP RE
Tambo (4/3) 0.1064 0.1737 0.3910 0.4564 0.1802 0.8240 0.3910 ND ND NP RE
Todmorden (2/1) 0.7863 0.0577* NP 0.2284 0.1257 NP ND NP ND 0.2048 0.0903
Spring (September - November)
Site (N surveys/error df) Birds Rabbits Possums Small mammals Macropods Pigs Echidnas Toads Frogs Hopping-mice Reptile
Barcaldine (6/5) 0.7361 0.0050* 0.1019 0.2557 1.0000 0.0583* 0.0041 ND 0.3632 NP RE
Blackall (6/5) 0.8789 0.0578* ND 0.5583 0.0116* ND 0.8717 ND 0.3632 NP RE
Cordillo (3/2) 0.1428 0.0533^ NP 0.3036 0.0198* 0.4226 ND ND 0.4226 0.9387 0.4400
Lambina (0/0) NS NS NP NS NS NP NS NP NS NS NS
Mt Owen (6/5) 0.1927 0.0405^ 0.0008^ 0.0988 0.5910 1.0000 ND NR NR NP RE
Quinyambie (3/2) 0.6734 0.9830 NP 0.0991 0.2254 ND 0.4226 NP 0.4226 0.1061 0.3399
Strathmore (2/1) 0.2952 ND 1.000 0.5000 0.3017 0.3529 ND NR NR NP RE
Tambo (4/3) 0.0904 0.0021^ 0.6042 0.0663 0.5720 0.1411 1.0000 ND ND NP RE
Todmorden (2/1) 0.0997 0.3375 NP 0.8688 X NP ND NP 0.5000 0.2857 0.1526
Summer (December - February)
Site (N surveys/error df) Birds Rabbits Possums Small mammals Macropods Pigs Echidnas Toads Frogs Hopping-mice Reptile
Barcaldine (3/2) 0.1493 0.3249 0.2254 0.4045 0.3101 0.2254 1.0000 0.4226 ND NP RE
Blackall (2/1) 0.5303 0.9097 ND 0.1131 0.2389 0.5000 ND ND 0.5000 NP RE
Cordillo (1/0) X X NP X X X ND ND X X X
Lambina (2/1) 0.3712 0.6051 NP 0.7018 0.5000 NP ND NP 0.5000 0.0622 0.3375
Mt Owen (1/0) X X X X X ND ND NR NR NP RE
Quinyambie (1/0) X X NP X ND ND ND NP ND X X
Strathmore (0/0) NS NS NS NS NS NS NS NS NS NP NS
Tambo (2/1) 0.5718 0.5000 ND 0.5000 0.1772 0.5000 0.5000 ND 0.5000 NP RE
Todmorden (4/3) 0.8290 0.0632 NP 0.3193 0.1027 NP ND NP 0.3910 0.8470 0.0021*
  1. NP = not present; ND = known to be present but not detected on tracking plots; NR = present and detected on tracking plots but not recorded; RE = Mostly Varanus spp. and reported in [25]; X = insufficient data; *All reptiles except for Varanus spp. (i.e. predominately agamidae and skincidae); ^All dasyurids and rodents except for hopping-mice.