Subject: Ecology question: the ''simpson's index'' doesn't seem to work...?
Date: Thu Jun 15 03:28:57 2000
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Area of science: Environment & Ecology
The diversity of an ecosystem can be assessed using the Simpson's index
N= count of all individuals, n= count of each species
when you plug data into this equation the answers do not make sense.
An ecosystem of just 10 ants can be more diverse than an ecosystem of
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