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Table 1 Microalgal diversity analysis

From: Growth and metabolic characteristics of oleaginous microalgal isolates from Nilgiri biosphere Reserve of India

Location Type of sample Diversity Indices
Species richness (Shannon – Weiner index H′) Evenness (Shannon’s equitability EH) Dominance (Simpson’s index)
Maize field of eastern block, TNAU Soil 1.474 0.916 0.200
Wet land, TNAU Water 1.477 0.824 0.267
Sethumadai, NBR Soil 0.956 0.870 0.333
Top Slip, NBR Soil 1.550 0.960 0.151
Top Slip, NBR Water 1.168 0.843 0.361
Parambikulam, NBR Soil 1.551 0.967 0.167
Parambikulam, NBR Water 1.418 0.881 0.272
Kamarajar sagar dam, NBR Water 1.332 0.960 0.100
Kamarajar sagar dam, NBR Soil 0.636 0.918 0.333
Kamarajar sagar dam, NBR Bark 0.000 0.000 0.000
Shola forest, NBR Soil 1.242 0.896 0.200
Mel Kuntha, NBR Soil 0.693 1.000 0.000
Rosegarden, Ooty Soil 0.000 0.000 1.000
HPF,Ooty Soil 1.242 0.896 0.200
Pykara, NBR Water 0.637 0.918 0.330
Pykara, NBR Soil 0.000 0.000 1.000