Table 2: Manly’s alpha index values of species selected (S) and neglected (N) in the early May–July and late dry seasons (August–October) by African elephant breeding herds in the southern Kruger National Park from March 2002 to September 2005. If , then the species is considered to be selected, while if , the species is neglected.

Early dry season (1/m = 0.0161)Late dry season (1/m = 0.0145)
SpeciesαSelected/neglectedSpeciesαSelected/neglected

Manilkara mochisia 0.093736SBoscia mossambicensis 1S
Searsia gueinzii 0.065615SCommiphora mollis 1S
Grewia monticola 0.06249SCroton megalobotrys 1S
Vachellia xanthophloea 0.056241SGrewia occidentalis 1S
Grewia bicolor 0.04838SPeltophorum africanum 0.9286S
Ozoroa engleri 0.046868SVachellia xanthophloea 0.8571S
Rhoicissus spp. 0.046868SSchotia brachypetala 0.5714S
Terminalia sericea 0.043263SGrewia monticola 0.5616S
Ziziphus mucronata 0.04166SEuclea natalensis 0.5S
Vachellia gerrardii 0.040534SKigelia africana 0.5S
Combretum imberbe 0.037494SSpirostachys africana 0.5S
Grewia hexamita 0.036896STerminalia sericea 0.5S
Dombeya rotundifolia 0.035151SGrewia bicolor 0.4901S
Peltophorum africanum 0.031245SGrewia hexamita 0.4419S
Schotia brachypetala 0.031245SVachellia gerrardii 0.4S
Lannea schweinfurthii 0.027269SCombretum imberbe 0.3636S
Pterocarpus rotundifolius 0.027102SAlbizia forbesii 0.2941S
Vachellia nigrescens 0.024996SGrewia villosa 0.2895S
Albizia petersiana 0.022318SCombretum zeyheri 0.2857S
Vachellia robusta 0.020377SDalbergia melanoxylon 0.2787S
Diospyros mespiliformis 0.019228SVachellia tortilis 0.25S
Ozoroa obovata 0.018747SManilkara mochisia 0.25S
Euclea divinorum 0.017439SMundulea sericea 0.25S
Combretum hereroense 0.017267SSearsia gueinzii 0.25S
Dalbergia melanoxylon 0.015539NDiospyros mespiliformis 0.2143S
Albizia forbesii 0.013339NEuclea divinorum 0.1912S
Grewia  flavescens 0.012226NCombretum paniculatum 0.1818S
Sclerocarya birrea 0.010415NOchna inermis 0.1667S
Vachellia tortilis 0.008521NVachellia nigrescens 0.1386S
Dichrostachys cinerea 0.008497NOzoroa engleri 0.125S
Ximenia caffra 0.006695NGrewia  flavescens 0.1134S
Gymnosporia senegalensis 0.006465NVachellia robusta 0.1132S
Grewia villosa 0.003125NCommiphora pyracanthoides 0.1111S
Flueggea virosa 0.001644NGymnosporia senegalensis 0.1111S
Ehretia amoena 0.001103NVachellia erubescens 0.1S
Vachellia erubescens 0NPterocarpus rotundifolius 0.0976S
Vachellia exuvialis 0NVachellia exuvialis 0.087S
Bolusanthus speciosus 0NDichrostachys cinerea 0.07S
Boscia foetida 0NZiziphus mucronata 0.0455S
Cissus cornifolia 0NEhretia amoena 0.0323S
Combretum apiculatum 0NCombretum apiculatum 0.0313S
Commiphora mollis 0NCombretum hereroense 0.0238S
Commiphora pyracanthoides 0NBoscia foetida 0.0213S
Croton megalobotrys 0NVachellia grandicornuta 0N
Ehretia rigida 0NAlbizia petersiana 0N
Euclea natalensis 0NBalanites maughamii 0N
Euphorbia ingens 0NBerchemia discolor 0N
Grewia occidentalis 0NBolusanthus speciosus 0N
Gymnosporia buxifolia 0NBoscia albitrunca 0N
Gymnosporia maranguensis 0NCarissa bispinosa 0N
Hyperacanthus amoenus 0NCommiphora africana 0N
Oncoba spinosa 0NEhretia rigida 0N
Ormocarpum trichocarpum 0NEuclea undulata 0N
Philenoptera violacea 0NFlueggea virosa 0N
Phoenix reclinata 0NGardenia volkensii 0N
Phyllanthus reticulatus 0NGymnosporia buxifolia 0N
Senna petersiana 0NLannea schweinfurthii 0N
Spirostachys africana 0NMystroxylon aethiopicum 0N
Strychnos madagascariensis 0NOncoba spinosa 0N
Terminalia phanerophlebia 0NOrmocarpum trichocarpum 0N
Terminalia prunioides 0NPhilenoptera violacea 0N
Ximenia americana 0NPhyllanthus reticulatus 0N
Ptaeroxylon obliquum 0N
Schotia caffra 0N
Sclerocarya birrea 0N
Senna petersiana 0N
Strychnos spinosa 0N
Terminalia phanerophlebia 0N
Ximenia americana 0N