Lecture 2 1110

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Unformatted text preview: Bio Pl 2400 Bio Pl 2400 Part III­ Biodiversity Measuring Diversity and Extinction Measuring Biodiversity Measuring Biodiversity Genetic Diversity Species Diversity Ecosystem Diversity Measuring Species Diversity Measuring Species Diversity Species Richness­ number of Species in an Area­ species/area curve Species Abundance­ relative numbers of species/relative abundance Taxonomic Diversity­ taxonomic relationships among species Community Structure Community Structure Structure or spatial distribution of individuals or populations Large communities have variable vegetation patches, wit...
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2009 for the course BIOPL 2400 taught by Professor Silva,t. during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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