Journal of Tropical Medicine / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Distribution and Abundance of Phlebotominae, Vectors of Leishmaniasis, in Argentina: Spatial and Temporal Analysis at Different Scales

Table 2

Coefficients of Kendall correlations between the values of dates on the NMDS axes based on species composition and meteorological variables ( 𝑛 = 4 0 ).

VariableAxisKendall Tau

Maximum temperature10.281**
20.309***
Minimum temperature10.045
20.198
Precipitation1βˆ’0.377***
2βˆ’0.124
Atmospheric pressure1βˆ’0.081
2βˆ’0.191
Relative humidity1βˆ’0.256**
2βˆ’0.113
Mean visibility10.242*
20.321***
Mean wind speed1βˆ’0.109
20.060
Maximum wind speed10.025
20.060
Rainy day1βˆ’0.280**
20.035
Foggy day1βˆ’0.086
2βˆ’0.052

Note: *P < 0.05, **P > 0.01, and ***P > 0.001.

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