Wimborne St Giles Estate (open woodland)
Basic information
Sample name: Wimborne St Giles Estate (open woodland)

Reference: P. A. Robertson, M. I. A. Woodburn, and D. A. Hill. 1988. The effects of woodland management for pheasants on the abundance of butterflies in Dorset, England. Biological Conservation 45(3):159-167 [ER 831]
Geography
Country: United Kingdom

Coordinate: 50° 48' N, 1° 59' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "in South East Dorset" (coordinate based on Wimborne Minster)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 17.1
CMT: 5.3
MAP: 816.0
Habitat comments: "mixed coniferous and deciduous woodland with an open canopy... Approximately half of these areas had been created specifically for pheasants"
climate data based on station 3862 (Bournemouth Airport)
Methods
Life forms: butterflies
Site length: 1600.000
Site width: 5.000
Sampling methods: belt transect, visual
Sample size: 244
Years: 1986
Days: 6
Seasons: summer
Sampling comments: Pollard walks: based on back-calculations from figures in the table, eight 200 m long, 5 m wide transects each surveyed on six "occasions"
Metadata
Sample: 1320
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-21 11:27:43
Modified: 2015-02-21 11:27:43
Abundance distribution
16 species
5 singletons
total count 244
Fisher's α: 3.839
geometric series k: 0.7506
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8376
Shannon's H: 2.1029
Good's u: 0.9796
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