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

In ecology, beta diversity is the ratio between regional and local species diversity. The term was introduced by R. H. Whittaker together with the terms alpha ...

https://methodsblog.com/2015/05/27/beta_diversity/

May 27, 2015 ... The term beta diversity was introduced by R.H. Whittaker in 1960. He defined it as “the extent of change in community composition, or degree of ...

https://sciencing.com/calculate-beta-diversity-5649801.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... Beta diversity measures the change in diversity of species from one environment to another. In simpler terms, it calculates the number of ...

https://ecologyforacrowdedplanet.wordpress.com/2016/01/14/beta-diversity-what-is-it-good-for/

Jan 14, 2016 ... And then a neat review of beta-diversity by James Jacob Socolar ( correction courtesy of James Gilroy on Twitter – thanks James!) and ...

https://www.researchgate.net/post/What_is_the_difference_between_alpha-diversity_and_beta-diversity_in_microbial_ecology

the conceptual difference between alpha and beta diversity is simple, but the choice of the indexes depends on the type of data you have and the aims of the ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5496569/

The amount of variation in species composition among sampling units or beta diversity has become a primary tool for connecting the spatial structure of species  ...

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

Beta diversity. How different is the microbial composition in one environment compared to another? diversity in microbial community between different ...

https://besjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1046/j.1365-2656.2003.00710.x

Apr 17, 2003 ... Little consensus has been reached as to general features of spatial variation in beta diversity, a fundamental component of species diversity.

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

Feb 12, 2017 ... Beta diversity refers to the ratio between local or alpha diversity and regional diversity. This is the diversity of species between two habitats or ...

http://www.columbia.edu/itc/cerc/danoff-burg/MBD%206.ppt

Lecture 6 – Rarefaction and Beta Diversity. Rarefaction. Used to standardize unequal sampling sizes; First proposed by Sanders and modified by Hurlbert ( 1971) ...