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Table 4 Abundance perception concerning the factors associated with the reduction presence of S. aristolochiifolia in the northern Sierra of State of Puebla

From: Uses, abundance perception, and potential geographical distribution of Smilax aristolochiifolia Mill (SMILACACEAE) on the Totonacapan Region of Puebla, Mexico

What factors are associated with the decline in the Kgentsililh population? What is your perception of the abundance of the species? Total
Very scarce Scarce Regular abundance Abundant
Changes in land use 23 17 10 9 59
Herbicide use 61 31 16 13 121
Climate change 23 10 9 6 48
Over-collection 16 1 5 2 24
Urban growth increase 4 2 1 1 8
Total 127 (49%) 61 (23%) 41 (16%) 31 (12%) 260
  1. Chi2 = 9.955, df = 12, p = 0.620