[R] parametric estimators for species richness in R

Gavin Simpson gavin.simpson at ucl.ac.uk
Wed Dec 1 17:49:13 CET 2010

On Wed, 2010-12-01 at 21:23 +0800, yangwenjing wrote:
> Dear everyone,
> I am doing some work about species richness estimation. Nonparametric
> estimation (such as Chao1, Jacknife1) can be done just using function
> "specpool()" and "estimateR()" in package "vegan". The problem is that
> I can not found any functions for parametric estimation (such as
> MMMeans, MMruns, Michaelis-Menten). Do you know any function for doing
> this? Thanks a lot.
> Best wishes,
> Wenjing

Dear Wenjing,

You might get more responses if you post to the R SIG Ecology mailing


Good luck,


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