Xom Du (inhabitant)
Basic information
Sample name: Xom Du (inhabitant)
Sample aka: Xuan Son National Park

Reference: V. L. Vu. 2015. Diversity of butterfly communities in different habitats in limestone tropical rain forest of Vietnam. Russian Entomological Journal 24(3):247-256 [ER 2259]
Geography
Country: Vietnam
State: Phu Tho

Coordinate: 21° 7' 30" N, 104° 56' 0" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "in Xuan Son National Park" and specifically "in Xom Du village"
elevation 400 m exactly
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: cropland
Protection: national/state park
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 22.5
Habitat comments: "limestone tropical rain forest... The average temperature in the area is from 22 to 23 Degree Celsius... There are agricultural plants such as rice, sweet potatoes, bananas, oranges and limes, and vegeta- bles such as cabbages. Local wood houses of minority of Dao people with gardens and some pools are in the area"
Methods
Life forms: butterflies
Sampling methods: line transect, visual
Sample size: 145
Years: 2010
Sampling comments: a 600-m transect; "The study was carried out for 7 days in June 2010, 6 days in May 2011, and 7 days in June 2012" but the amount of time spent on this particular transect is unclear; "A modification of the line transect count [Pollard, 1977] was used to determine species richness and abundance of butterfly communities in different habitats"
Metadata
Sample: 2332
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-10-23 21:10:53
Modified: 2016-10-23 21:10:53
Abundance distribution
45 species
16 singletons
total count 145
Fisher's α: 22.353
geometric series k: 0.9364
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9582
Shannon's H: 3.4860
Good's u: 0.8904
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