An S4 class to represent a diversity measure.

Slots

index

A numeric vector giving the diversity index values.

size

A integer vector giving the sample sizes.

simulation

A numeric matrix vector giving the diversity measures for the simulated assemblage.

method

A character string specifying the method used.

Subset

In the code snippets below, x is a DiversityIndex object.

x[[i]]

Extracts informations from a slot selected by subscript i. i is a length-one character vector. Returns the corresponding slot values.

See also

Author

N. Frerebeau