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Table 2 Extinction rate estimate and overestimate comparison

From: Application of fundamental equations to species−area theory

Area of habitat loss c = 25 z = 0.25 A = 9 c= 25 z= 0.25 A = 49 c= 25 z= 0.25 A = 100
λ (%) Overestimatea λ (%) Overestimatea λ100 (%)
0.52 1.48 10.34 0.27 1.04 0.13
1.00 2.90 10.56 0.51 1.05 0.25
9.00 100.00 41.91 4.95 1.12 2.33
25.00    16.34 1.36 6.94
  1. aOverestimate = (λ−λ100)/λ100