North Cook Range (grid sites)
Basic information
Sample name: North Cook Range (grid sites)
Sample aka: Middleback Ranges

Reference: S. M. Carthew and T. Keynes. 2000. Small mammals in a semi-arid community, with particular reference to Ningaui yvonneae. Australian Mammalogy 22(2):103-109 [ER 854]
Country: Australia
State: South Australia

Coordinate: 33° 9' S, 137° 7' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "35 km west of Whyalla on the Eyre Peninsula"
Habitat: Mediterranean woodland
Substrate: ground surface
MAP: 240.0
Habitat comments: "semi-arid... mallee overstorey" dominated by Eucalyptus with "hot dry summers and cool winters" (i.e., Mediterranean)
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 2
Sampling methods: quadrat, drift fences, pitfall traps
Sample size: 149
Years: 1991 - 1994
Nets or traps: 98
Net or trap nights: 4459
Sampling comments: "two grids of 49 traps [and drift fences] each... spaced 15 m apart"
counts are of individuals
Sample: 1208
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-15 10:44:09
Modified: 2015-02-15 10:44:09
Abundance distribution
5 species
1 singleton
total count 149
extrapolated richness: 6.6
Fisher's α: 0.997
geometric series k: 0.3195
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.4891
Shannon's H: 0.8542
Good's u: 0.9933
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.