La Huerta
Basic information
Sample name: La Huerta

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]
Geography
Country: Mexico
State: Jalisco

Coordinate: 21° 52' 32" N, 101° 37' 16" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 15.7
MAP: 590.0
Habitat comments: "a fruit-oriented, cultivated nopalera [= Opuntia field]... planted in 1989 with plants spaced 3 m along rows that were 5 m apart"
MAT 16 to 18 according to the text
climate data are for Ojuelos and are from Romo–Campos et al. (2010)
Methods
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 155
Years: 1997
Days: 6
Nets or traps: 100
Net or trap nights: 600
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 three months
Metadata
Sample: 1346
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-22 20:20:10
Modified: 2015-10-05 16:02:31
Abundance distribution
12 species
0 singletons
total count 155
Fisher's α: 3.036
geometric series k: 0.7411
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8251
Shannon's H: 2.0950
Good's u: 1.0000
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