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Table 7 Evaluation of the distribution of suitable habitat of Amygdalus scoparia in landform classes based on the landscape metrics analysis

From: Landscape structure and suitable habitat analysis for effective restoration planning in semi-arid mountain forests

Landscape metrics (class level)
Landform Habitat coverage (ha) TE ED MPS NP MSI
Canyons 1,474,162.19 23,875,595.2 3.62 1709.65 863 1.4
Shallow valleys 8086.38 520,492.2 12.36 85.1 139 1.02
Upland drainages 177,652.24 7,962,648.6 10.08 185.11 1255 1.16
U-shaped valleys 47,321.34 2,401,321.7 4.29 133.65 474 1.1
Plains 1278.82 84,690.3 1.35 81.21 23 1.02
Open slopes 53.28 3528.8 7.56 77.83 1 1
Upper slopes 11,258.62 728,689.1 11.16 84.65 194 1.02
Hills in valleys 134,928.50 625,6492.8 8.19 168.4 1062 1.14
Mid slope ridges 7871.33 495,790.9 8.68 91.41 126 1.03
Mountain tops 855,816.76 18,668,908.7 5.67 820.6 1090 1.42
   Landscape metrics (landscape level)
   LPI CONTAG SHDI MNN LSI
All type of landforms 19.17 55.17 1.15 3659.93 46.37