Otongachi (leaf litter)
Basic information
Sample name: Otongachi (leaf litter)

Reference: G. Ramón, A. Barragán, and D. A. Donoso. 2013. Can clay banks increase the local ant species richness of a montane forest?. Métodos en Ecología y Sistemática 8(2):37-53 [ER 529]
Country: Ecuador
State: Pichincha

Coordinate: 1° 19' 0" S, 78° 57' 15" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: leaf litter
MAT: 21.0
MAP: 1500.0
Habitat comments: near La Unión del Toachi
daily min/max 16/27
Life forms: ants
Sites: 1
Site length: 400.000
Sampling methods: line transect, Winkler apparatus
Sample size: 1193
Years: 2009
Days: 6
Sampling comments: 20 1 m2 Winkler samples spaced at least 20 m apart on a single transect
Sample: 901
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-05-03 20:24:32
Modified: 2014-05-03 20:24:32
Abundance distribution
61 species
13 singletons
total count 1193
extrapolated richness: 78.9
Fisher's α: 13.599
geometric series k: 0.9114
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9223
Shannon's H: 3.1617
Good's u: 0.9891
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.