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Table 3 Results and comparisons of the PCSI for both primate species between communities

From: The Primate Cultural Significance Index: applications with Popoluca Indigenous people at Los Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve

  Index results Comparisons
Index, sub-index, indicator Piedra Labrada Los Mangos Community location
Within vs outside
Within TBR Outside TBR
A. geoffroyi A. palliata A. geoffroyi A. palliata A. geoffroyi A. palliata
PCSI 151.98 209.55 60.99 266.13   
OMF 4.07 5.56 1.89 7.89   
MED 0.29 0.09 3.29 0.01 *** ns
nd 0.25 0.01 0.67 0.01 *** ns
ef 0.01 0.04 1.60 0.00 *** ns
ex 0.03 0.04 1.02 0.00 *** ns
PET 2.82 0.82 1.83 1.00 * ns
kee 0.99 0.12 0.61 0.00 ns ns
de 1.83 0.70 1.22 1.00 * ns
COM 0.86 0.34 0.8 0.33 ns ns
rp 0.49 0.15 0.58 0.11 ns ns
hp 0.37 0.19 0.22 0.22 ns ns
FOOD 1.84 0.24 3.24 0.17 ** ns
con 0.62 0.12 1.22 0.06 ** ns
fc 0.31 0.03 0.71 0.02 ** ns
lc 0.32 0.03 0.45 0.03 ** ns
tas 0.59 0.06 0.86 0.06 ns ns
TOUR 9.22 9.22 8.08 8.19 ** **
CSV 0.33 3.78 0.22 4.33 ns ns
EMO 6.33 6.26 3.00 5.09 *** ns
CONS 9.55 9.42 8.66 8.52 ** **
ECO 1.69 1.69 1.74 1.78 ns ns
ABU 3.89 5.84 1.41 4.33 *** ***
fs 1.89 3.04 0.52 2.61 *** ns
gs 2.00 2.80 0.89 1.72 *** ***
  1. P < 0.05 = *, P < 0.01 = **, P < 0.001 = *** and ns no significative difference. Sub-indices are in bold and indicators in low case and italics. PCSI Primates Cultural Significance Index; OMF Order of mention frequency; MED Medicinal, nd number of diseases that it cures, ef efficiency, ex exclusivity; PET Companion animal, kee keeping, de desire; COM Commercial, rp real price, hp hypothetical price; FOOD Food, con consumption, fc frequency of consumption, lc last consumption, tas taste; TOUR Touristic; CSV Cosmovision; EMO Emotional; CONS Conservation; ECO Ecological; AUB Perceived abundance, fs frequency of sightings, gs group size