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Total counts of insects yielded a mean of 105 individuals in broomed branches and 23 individuals in nonbroomed branches.
Richness of families of insects was significantly greater in broomed branches (mean = 7.1 taxa) than on nonbroomed (mean = 3.8 taxa) by an average of three taxa (P < 0.0001, a = 0.05; Fig.
These three families illustrate the greatest disparity (four-six times greater) in number of insects between broomed and nonbroomed branches.
This indicated that several predominant taxa comprised the bulk of the communities of insects in broomed and nonbroomed branches, and other less common taxa were often detected in broomed or nonbroomed branches.
In general, the structure of the communities of insects was similar in broomed and nonbroomed branches of Douglas-fir.