Talk:Bray–Curtis dissimilarity

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I've de-prodded this because a bit of searching using Google Scholar strongly suggests that it's a notable concept/statistic within the field of ecology; see [1]. However, most of the sources that Google Scholar are academic journals that I can't access from home, so I won't actually be able to verify all of the information in the article for a day or two. Scog (talk) 09:28, 17 October 2009 (UTC)


Shouldn't the phrase be "it is not a metric", rather than "it is not a distance". It is a distance as it generally has a higher number when things are more dissimilar. However, it is not a metric because it doesn't satisfy the triangle equality... —Preceding unsigned comment added by 141.132.86.114 (talk) 23:26, 1 September 2010 (UTC)