Arthropod Species Richness

Data collected from eight experimental blocks, where the habitat was moss. Each block included two treatments, an 0.25m2 control (continuous moss) and an 0.25m2 area that had experimental fragments that were 20cm2 or 200cm2 in area. Details found in Gonzalez, A. 2000. Community relaxation in fragmented landscapes: the relation between species richness, area and age. Ecology Letters 3:441-448.