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

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]
Geography
Country: Nigeria

Coordinate: 6° 30' 23" N, 3° 34' 16" 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"
Methods
Life forms: flies, crustaceans, clams, snails, other invertebrates
Sampling methods: sieves
Sample size: 127
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"
Metadata
Sample: 3311
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-05-19 15:56:26
Modified: 2019-05-19 15:58:36
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 127
Fisher's α: 2.213
geometric series k: 0.7128
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7985
Shannon's H: 1.8650
Good's u: 1.0000
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