Durokoppin Reserve (yellow sand farmland)
Basic information
Sample name: Durokoppin Reserve (yellow sand farmland)

Reference: L. A. Lobry de Bruyn. 1993. Ant composition and activity in naturally-vegetated and farmland environments on contrasting soils at Kellerberrin, Western Australia. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 25(8):1043-1056 [ER 473]
Country: Australia
State: Western Australia

Coordinate: 31° 24' S, 117° 45' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.0
CMT: 9.0
MAP: 332.0
Habitat comments: a "mediterranean" climate with CMT min/max 4/14 and WMT min/max 15/29 and originally "a mosaic of vegetation types including mixed heath, mallee and open woodland"
Life forms: ants
Sites: 5
Site area: 0.600
Sampling methods: quadrat, pitfall traps
Sample size: 10666
Years: 1987
Days: 15
Nets or traps: 100
Net or trap nights: 300
Sampling comments: each of the five sites includes a single 0.2 ha quadrat divided into twenty 10 x 10 subquadrats each including one pitfall trap sampled on one day during three different seasons
Sample: 1295
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-19 13:40:36
Modified: 2015-02-19 13:40:36
Abundance distribution
32 species
4 singletons
total count 10666
extrapolated richness: 36.3
Fisher's α: 4.065
geometric series k: 0.7660
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7534
Shannon's H: 1.7491
Good's u: 0.9996
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.