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 best techinique for catching insects ?

  • Pitfall trap
  • Sweep netting
  • Collecting from trees

3. When sampling a football sized area of land how many samples should you take?

  • 5
  • 10
  • 7

4. The number of species present in a habitat ?

  • Abundance
  • Species Richness
  • Simpsons diversity index

5. What is a tulgreen funnel used for?

  • Collect small insects in leaf litter
  • Collect small insects in water
  • Collect small insects in a fox's den.


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