Conserving macroinvertebrate diversity in headwater streams: the importance of knowing the relative contributions of alpha and beta diversity

Amber Clarke, Ralph Charles Mac Nally, Nicholas Restall Bond, Philip Spencer Lake

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Abstract

We investigated partitioning of aquatic macroinvertebrate diversity in eight headwater streams to determine the relative contributions of alpha and beta diversity to gamma diversity, and the scale dependence of alpha and beta components.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)725 - 736
Number of pages12
JournalDiversity and Distributions
Volume16
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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