Bio 113P Lab 1: Insect Biodiversity in the Finger Lakes Region'

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Unformatted text preview: esregionofNewYork StateintheUnitedStateswerecollectedanddistributedtovariousgroups,whichinturncountedand analyzedthedistinctspecies,tabulatedandcombinedtheresults,andfinallyusedChao1asourfinal speciesestimator,constructingaspeciesaccumulationplotalongsideitsgraphtodeterminetheactual biologicaldiversityfortheregion.Duetothescenicbeautyoftheregion,housinganddevelopmentin theareaisa demolishedtodevelopland,andpesticidesandfertilizersareusedtomaintainlandscapesandgardens. Hence,itisimportantthatthebiologicaldiversityandrichnessoftheregionbeunderstood,sothatthe pros...
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