San Vito
Basic information
Sample name: San Vito

Reference: B. J. Brosi, G. C. Daily, T. M. Shih, F. Oviedo, and G. Durán. 2008. The effects of forest fragmentation on bee communities in tropical countryside. Journal of Applied Ecology 45(3):773-783 [ER 1014]
Country: Costa Rica
State: Puntarenas

Coordinate: 8° 47' N, 82° 57' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in the countryside surrounding the Las Cruces Biological Station... in the canton of Coto Brus... near the town of San Vito"
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "largely (> 85%) deforested and primary land uses include pastures, coffee plantations and agricultural plots"; sites were centered on forest fragments but sampling was mostly in adjacent cattle pastures because there were "very low catch rates" in the fragments
Life forms: bees, orchid bees
Sites: 22
Sampling methods: other nets
Sample size: 1757
Years: 2004, 2005
Sampling comments: each site was sampled 13 times "using aerial netting"
Sample: 1505
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-04-25 20:18:24
Modified: 2017-04-16 13:56:44
Abundance distribution
65 species
14 singletons
total count 1757
extrapolated richness: 85.7
Fisher's α: 13.287
geometric series k: 0.9091
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8817
Shannon's H: 2.7727
Good's u: 0.9920
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.