Lagos Lagoon (Osbourne)
Basic information
Sample name: Lagos Lagoon (Osbourne)

Reference: A. O. Daniels. 2015. Composition and abundance of macrobenthos in the Lagos Lagoon. International Journal for Innovation Education and Research 3(8):154-159 [ER 3051]
Country: Nigeria

Coordinate: 6° 27' 36" N, 3° 28' 2" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: lagoon
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "The Lagos lagoon is a part of a continuous system of lagoons and creeks... generally between 0.5 2m deep"
Life forms: crustaceans, clams, snails, other invertebrates
Sampling methods: sieves
Sample size: 95
Years: 2012, 2013
Sampling comments: "stations were selected... from June 2012 to March 2013... At each sampling station, two replicate samples of benthos sediments were collected monthly using a 0.1m2 van veen grab... The sediment collected was sieved through a 0.5mm mesh sieve... In the laboratory, each sediment sample was washed through 0.5mm and 0.2 mm mesh size sieve"
Sample: 3310
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-05-19 15:54:46
Modified: 2019-05-19 15:54:46
Abundance distribution
8 species
0 singletons
total count 95
standardised richness: 8.0
Fisher's α: 2.082
geometric series k: 0.6473
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7226
Shannon's H: 1.5700
Good's u: 1.0000