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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpha_diversity

In ecology, alpha diversity (α-diversity) is the mean species diversity in sites or habitats at a ... Definitions of alpha diversity can also differ in what they assume species diversity to be. Often researchers use the values given by one or more ...

https://bio.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Ecology/Book%3A_Biodiversity_(Bynum)/7%3A_Alpha%2C_Beta%2C_and_Gamma_Diversity

Jun 5, 2019 ... Whittaker (1972) described three terms for measuring biodiversity over spatial scales: alpha, beta, and gamma diversity. Alpha diversity refers ...

https://socratic.org/questions/what-are-alpha-beta-and-gamma-diversity

Feb 12, 2017 ... See explanation below. Explanation: Alpha diversity refers to the average species diversity in a habitat or specific area. Alpha diversity is a ...

http://www.metagenomics.wiki/pdf/definition/alpha-beta-diversity

Alpha diversity. Species richness (OTU count) "How many?" How many different species could be detected in a microbial ecosystem? Species richness is the ...

https://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/oi/authority.20110803095405361

The diversity of species within a particular area or ecosystem, expressed by the number of species (species richness) present there. A measure of biodiversity.

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Jul 27, 2019 ... Alpha diversity has been defined in a variety of ways by several ecologists. According to Whittaker, the term was used for diversity in species in a ...

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Alpha diversity is the diversity in a single ecosystem or sample. ... absence of OTUs, so the biological meaning of alpha diversity metrics developed for traditional ...

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-alpha-beta-and-gamma-diversity

Alpha diversity is the number of species found in a particular area or ecosystem. For example: Habitat X has 5 species of ants - Therefore, the alpha diversity ...

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2019.02407/full

Oct 23, 2019 ... To compare microbial diversity, we would define specific environments (e.g., the distal gut of women aged 35 living in the contiguous U.S.) and ...

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Feb 5, 2009 ... The collection reviews the distribution of biodiversity in space, explaining the definitions of alpha, beta and gamma diversity for measuring ...