Information

Ecological parameter:  LMICM-Score (Lake macrophyte intercalibration metric)

Parameter group: trophic preference parameters

Explanation:
This score is a measure of the trophic status of lakes in which each taxon is found. The score has values between 0 and 10; 0 is for plants found in oligotrophic lakes, and 10 for plants found in highly eutrophic lakes.

Willby, NJ, in prep. 2011


Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage