Module 3 Biodiversity and Evolution

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1. What is a transect?

  • A line taken across a habitat using a long rope or tape measure and take samples along the line.
  • Square frame used to define the size of the sample area
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2. What is the problem with animals when sampling them in their habitat?

  • They don't like you
  • They move
  • There's too many of them

3. What type of light does a light trap use?

  • UV
  • Infra Red

4. What is a disadvantage of collecting samples from trees ?

  • It has to be completed very quick to be able to identify and count them.
  • It disturbs the animals

5. The number of species present in a habitat ?

  • Abundance
  • Species Richness
  • Simpsons diversity index


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