Journal of Chemistry / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Vitamin Analysis, Trace Elements Content, and Their Extractabilities in Tetrapleura tetraptera

Table 2

Trace element composition in the fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera.

SampleFe (mg/kg)Zn (mg/kg)Cu (mg/kg)Mn (mg/kg)Co (mg/kg)Se (μg/g)

Pulp162.00 ± 7.14a31.60 ± 4.77a16.10 ± 4.98a55.30 ± 2.41a38.10 ± 6.40a1.49 ± 0.17a
Seeds115.00 ± 12.00b43.40 ± 5.29a11.90 ± 8.40a156.00 ± 10.20b21.10 ± 7.15a2.43 ± 0.28bc
W. fruit154.00 ± 25.20ab41.50 ± 8.97a17.20 ± 14.50a122.00 ± 5.29c44.00 ± 14.90a2.97 ± 0.27c
Mean143.6738.8311.73111.1034.402.30
value0.02930.13960.7964<0.00010.07660.0009

Note: W. fruit = whole fruit; values are means of triplicates ± standard deviation. Means in a column with the same letter superscripts are not significantly different (); means in a column with different letter superscripts are significantly different ().

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