|A new index measuring evenness|
Heip, C.H.R. (1974). A new index measuring evenness. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 54: 555-557
In: Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. Cambridge University Press/Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom: Cambridge. ISSN 0025-3154, more
|Also published as |
- Heip, C.H.R. (1975). A new index measuring evenness, in: IZWO Coll. Rep. 5(1975). IZWO Collected Reprints, 5: pp. chapter 7, more
A new evenness index based on the Shannon-Wiener information H is defined as (eH -1)/(S -1). This index is theoretically superior to other evenness indices and has a better statistical behaviour.