Northern Los Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve (forest fragments)
Basic information
Sample name: Northern Los Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve (forest fragments)

Reference: C. Rodríguez-Mendoza and E. Pineda. 2010. Importance of riparian remnants for frog species diversity in a highly fragmented rainforest. Biology Letters 6:781-784 [ER 287]
Country: Mexico
State: Veracruz

Coordinate: 18° 35' N, 95° 5' W
Geography comments: altitude 10 to 190 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: biosphere reserve
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.0
MAP: 2700.0
Habitat comments: "originally tropical evergreen forest" that is now fragmented, but fragment sizes are unclear and presumably large (see reference 216)
MAT and MAP apply to the study year
Life forms: frogs
Sites: 3
Site area: 0.270
Sampling methods: belt transect, hand capture
Sample size: 504
Years: 2007, 2008
Sampling comments: three 180 x 5 m transects
Sample: 580
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-26 17:17:16
Modified: 2018-04-23 17:39:36
Abundance distribution
12 species
5 singletons
total count 504
extrapolated richness: 22.0
Fisher's α: 2.208
geometric series k: 0.5795
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.3408
Shannon's H: 0.7737
Good's u: 0.9901
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.