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Table 5 Effects of Kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement on α- diversity of cecal contents bacterial communities

From: Growth performances, gastrointestinal epithelium and bacteria responses of Yellow-feathered chickens to kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement

Items CON KLF AGP SEM P-value
Shannon 5.88a 5.81a 5.30b 0.09 0.005
Simpson 0.93 0.94 0.92 0.001 0.074
Ace 877.1 912.7 742.7 37.7 0.152
Chao1 875.7 920.6 753.5 37.0 0.164
Observed_species 742.5 752.3 613.7 30.6 0.114
  1. KLF kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement treatment; AGP the antibiotic supplement (Aureomycin) treatments; SEM standard error of the mean; CON control treatment
  2. a,bWithin a row with different letters differed significantly (P  <  0.05)