Telperion/Ezemvelo Nature Reserve
Basic information
Sample name: Telperion/Ezemvelo Nature Reserve

Reference: D. M. Fagir, E. A. Ueckermann, I. G. Horak, N. C. Bennett, and H. Lutermann. 2014. The Namaqua rock mouse (Micaelamys namaquensis) as a potential reservoir and host of arthropod vectors of diseases of medical and veterinary importance in South Africa. Parasites & Vectors 7(366):1-11 [ER 918]
Country: South Africa
State: Northern Cape

Coordinate: 25° 41' S, 28° 56' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Protection: nature reserve
Substrate: ground surface
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 16
Sampling methods: no design, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 460
Years: 2010, 2011
Sampling comments: "72 live-Sherman traps" baited with "a mixture of peanut butter and oates" were used in each of 16 plots, "8 rocky outcrops and 8 grasslands" (sampling effort unclear)
Sample: 1379
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-25 10:10:37
Modified: 2015-02-25 10:12:08
Abundance distribution
11 species
1 singleton
total count 460
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 2.026
geometric series k: 0.5629
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5019
Shannon's H: 1.1367
Good's u: 0.9978