Kibale National Park (Cupressus plantation)
Basic information
Sample name: Kibale National Park (Cupressus plantation)

Reference: M. Nummelin and I. Hanski. 1989. Dung beetles of the Kibale Forest, Uganda: comparison between virgin and managed forests. Journal of Tropical Ecology 5:349-352 [ER 295]
Geography
Country: Uganda

Coordinate: 0° 27' N, 30° 26' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
WMT: 21.6
CMT: 19.9
MAP: 1500.0
Habitat comments: originally "moist evergreen forest" that was planted "about 20 years" previously
MAP given in text; CMT and WMT based on station 64387 (Kigali International Airport), which is not very close but is at almost the same altitude
Methods
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 111
Years: 1984 - 1986
Nets or traps: 6
Net or trap nights: 18
Sampling comments: human dung-baited pitfalls
trap and trap-night totals are given in the text
Metadata
Sample: 1266
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-18 10:52:09
Modified: 2015-10-03 07:41:53
Abundance distribution
8 species
2 singletons
total count 111
Fisher's α: 1.978
geometric series k: 0.5925
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7673
Shannon's H: 1.6457
Good's u: 0.9820
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