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Table 1 Cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin composition in Japanese cedar, Japanese beech, and rice lignocellulose diet samples

From: The effects of various lignocelluloses and lignins on physiological responses of a lower termite, Coptotermes formosanus

Samples Lignocellulose composition (%)a
Cellulose Hemicelluloses Lignin
Japanese cedar sapwood 44.14 ± 0.46 30.16 ± 0.62 23.92 ± 2.00
Japanese beech sapwood 41.48 ± 0.72 35.77 ± 0.67 19.60 ± 0.37
Rice straw 39.52 ± 0.97 26.94 ± 2.27 15.02 ± 0.47
  1. SD standard deviation
  2. aValues are mean ± SD (n = 3)