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An analysis of the ruminal bacterial microbiota in West African Dwarf sheep fed grass- and tree-based diets
Version of Record online: 13 FEB 2014
© 2014 The Society for Applied Microbiology
Journal of Applied Microbiology
Volume 116, Issue 5, pages 1094–1105, May 2014
How to Cite
Omoniyi, L.A., Jewell, K.A., Isah, O.A., Neumann, A.P., Onwuka, C.F.I., Onagbesan, O.M. and Suen, G. (2014), An analysis of the ruminal bacterial microbiota in West African Dwarf sheep fed grass- and tree-based diets. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 116: 1094–1105. doi: 10.1111/jam.12450
- Issue online: 11 APR 2014
- Version of Record online: 13 FEB 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 22 JAN 2014 02:30AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Revised: 10 DEC 2013
- Manuscript Received: 7 OCT 2013
- University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
- USDA NIFA. Grant Number: 2012-01193
Table S1 Sequence distribution, coverage and diversity of all WAD sheep rumen samples.
Table S2 Fold change in relative sequence abundance in selected ruminal genera due to browse supplementation.
Figure S1 Rarefaction curves for all samples at the 95% OTU level.
Figure S2 Comparison of phylum-level distribution of 95% OTUs by relative abundance of sequences.
Figure S3 Comparison of phylum-level distribution of 95% OTUs by relative abundance of OTUs and sequences for all P. maximum-fed animals.
Figure S4 Differences in relative sequence abundance for the most abundant genera based on diet.
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