West of Caracarai
Basic information
Sample name: West of Caracarai

Reference: J. P. Caldwell and L. J. Vitt. 1999. Dietary asymmetry in leaf litter frogs and lizards in a transitional northern Amazonian rain forest. Oikos 84(3):383-397 [ER 160]
Country: Brazil
State: Roraima

Coordinate: 1° 45' S, 61° 34' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "approximately 8 km N, 49 km W of Caracari [sic] in forest adjacent to an unpaved road" (coordinate extrapolated from Caracarai)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 26.7
MAP: 2200.0
Habitat comments: "a mosaic of small farms bordering undisturbed [tropical lowland] forest"
climate data based on Leal et al. (2006, Ecoscience) and apply to a site at least 100 km to the southeast but in similar terrain
Life forms: lizards, frogs
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 325
Sampling comments: sampling was "haphazard" but it seems that all individuals were sampled
Sample: 360
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 14:56:04
Modified: 2014-04-27 15:01:46
Abundance distribution
16 species
1 singleton
total count 325
extrapolated richness: 17.6
Fisher's α: 3.529
geometric series k: 0.7665
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8913
Shannon's H: 2.3808
Good's u: 0.9969
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.