McGregor Range (upland)
Basic information
Sample name: McGregor Range (upland)
Sample aka: Fort Bliss Military Reservation

Reference: J. M. Kozma, L. M. Burkett, and N. E. Mathews. 2012. Associations of small migratory and resident birds with two scrub habitats during late winter and spring in the northern Chihuahuan Desert, New Mexico. Southwestern Naturalist 57(1):31-38 [ER 779]
Country: United States
State: New Mexico

Coordinate: 31° 48' N, 106° 25' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Fort Bliss
elevation 1276 to 1512 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.2
CMT: 7.2
MAP: 229.0
Habitat comments: "desert shrubland"
MAP 203 to 254 mm; CMT and WMT based on station 72270 (El Paso International Airport)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 169
Years: 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997
Nets or traps: 4
Net or trap nights: 548
Sampling comments: four 2.6 x 6 m, 30 or 36 mm mesh mist nets used for four hours per day for a total of 2192.65 net hours = about 548 net days
Sample: 1124
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-29 14:49:04
Modified: 2014-08-29 14:49:04
Abundance distribution
28 species
8 singletons
total count 169
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 9.567
geometric series k: 0.8678
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8827
Shannon's H: 2.6642
Good's u: 0.9529