Basic information
Sample name: Matancillas

Reference: M. E. Riojas-López. 2006. Rodent communities in two natural and one cultivated nopaleras (Opuntia spp.) in north-eastern Jalisco, Mexico. Journal of Arid Environments 67(3):428-435 [ER 898]
Country: Mexico
State: Jalisco

Coordinate: 21° 55' 19" N, 101° 38' 13" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 15.7
MAP: 590.0
Habitat comments: "an arboreal nopalera [= Opuntia field]... surrounded by cultivated maize and bean fields"
MAT 16 to 18 according to the text
climate data are for Ojuelos and are from Romo–Campos et al. (2010)
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 359
Years: 1997
Days: 8
Nets or traps: 100
Net or trap nights: 800
Sampling comments: "Sherman traps baited with oatmeal and vainilla extract in a 10 x 10 grid with lines and stations 8m apart, for two consecutive nights" once each month over four months
Sample: 1344
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-22 20:13:00
Modified: 2015-10-05 16:02:36
Abundance distribution
10 species
0 singletons
total count 359
standardised richness: 10.0
Fisher's α: 1.907
geometric series k: 0.6326
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6601
Shannon's H: 1.4528
Good's u: 1.0000