Basic information
Sample name: Pontarlier

Reference: E. Fichet-Calvet, E. B. Kia, P. Giraudoux, J. P. Quéré, P. Delattre, and R. W. Ashford. 2004. Frenkelia parasites in a small mammal community. The dynamics of infection and effect on the host. Parasite 11:301-310 [ER 1005]
Country: France

Coordinate: 47.10° N, 6.24° E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "10 km north-west of Pontarlier"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: grazing
Habitat comments: "forest (deciduous, mixed, coniferous), hedgerow network (hedge, hedge edge, enclosures) and open field (permanent grassland) habi­tats"; "The forest is mostly semi-natural, composed of mixed beech Fagus sylvatica, oak Quercus robur, and fir Abies alba, and there are some spruce Picea abies plantations"
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sampling methods: no design, cage traps
Sample size: 2848
Years: 1992, 1993
Nets or traps: 34
Net or trap nights: 21828
Sampling comments: "Thirty-four [INRA] traps were placed at 3 m intervals in each line of about 100 m"; lines were set 214 times for three nights at a time; baiting is not discussed
Sample: 1495
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-03-07 21:36:29
Modified: 2015-03-07 21:36:29
Abundance distribution
7 species
0 singletons
total count 2848
standardised richness: 7.0
Fisher's α: 0.864
geometric series k: 0.5227
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7615
Shannon's H: 1.5949
Good's u: 1.0000