North Hungarian Mountain Range (control plots)
Basic information
Sample name: North Hungarian Mountain Range (control plots)

Reference: T. Magura, B. Tóthmérész, and Z. Elek. 2004. Effects of leaf-litter addition on carabid beetles in a non-native Norway spruce plantation. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 50(1):9-23 [ER 1038]
Country: Hungary

Coordinate: 47° 53' N, 19° 57' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on the North Hungarian Mountains
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "a 50-year-old Norway spruce plantation"
Life forms: ground beetles
Sites: 3
Site area: 0.008
Sampling methods: quadrat, pitfall traps
Sample size: 397
Years: 2000
Seasons: spring, summer, autumn
Nets or traps: 27
Sampling comments: "three control square plots, each of 25 m2 area... In each plot, nine pitfall traps (2m apart) were placed in a three-by-three grid to collect carabid beetles. The pitfall traps were unbaited, consisting of plastic cups... Trapped beetles were collected monthly from March to November in 2000"
Sample: 1539
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-05-15 12:39:02
Modified: 2016-07-13 13:14:11
Abundance distribution
19 species
4 singletons
total count 397
standardised richness: 11.3
Fisher's α: 4.158
geometric series k: 0.7808
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8753
Shannon's H: 2.3069
Good's u: 0.9899