Front cover image for Measuring biological diversity

Measuring biological diversity

"Measuring Biological Diversity assumes no specialist mathematical knowledge and includes worked examples and links to web-based software. It will be essential reading for all students, researchers, and managers who need to measure biological diversity."--Jacket
Print Book, English, ©2004
Blackwell Pub., Malden, Ma., ©2004
viii, 256 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
9780632056330, 0632056339
Introduction : measurement of (biological) diversity
The commonness, and rarity, of species
How many species?
An index of diversity
Comparative studies of diversity
Diversity in space (and time)
No prospect of an end