STP845: An Overview of Statistical Analysis of Biological Community Data

    Hendrickson, JA
    Research associate and assistant curator, Division of Environmental Research, Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Horwitz, RJ
    Research associate and assistant curator, Division of Environmental Research, Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Pages: 8    Published: Jan 1984


    Abstract

    The types of questions usually asked of community data are categorized and used to structure the choice of analyses for any given study. Comments are offered on the relative suitability of various analyses for data acquired in well-designed studies.

    Keywords:

    multivariate analyses, principal components, canonical correlations, cluster analysis, ordination, regression, binary data, multinomial data


    Paper ID: STP30256S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D19.02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP30256S


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