Cusco-Pilcopata Highway
Basic information
Sample name: Cusco-Pilcopata Highway
Sample aka: Manu National Park

Reference: S. A. Maveety, R. A. Browne, and T. L. Erwin. 2011. Carabidae diversity along an altitudinal gradient in a Peruvian cloud forest (Coleoptera). ZooKeys 147:651-666 [ER 1047]
Geography
Country: Peru
State: Cusco

Coordinate: 13° 9' 41" S, 71° 35' 28" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinates are midpoints of nine values stated in the text
elevation 1500 to 3400 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "montane cloud forest"
Methods
Life forms: ground beetles
Sites: 5
Sampling methods: no design, pitfall traps, hand capture
Sample size: 1924
Years: 2007, 2008
Nets or traps: 60
Sampling comments: "carabid beetles were collected passively (via pitfall traps) and actively (via hand searches)... two clusters of traps were placed at least 10 meters apart, with six traps per cluster for a total of 12 traps per site. Collections were conducted monthly from September 2007 to July 2008"
Metadata
Sample: 1553
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-05-16 17:10:19
Modified: 2015-05-16 17:10:19
Abundance distribution
77 species
23 singletons
total count 1924
Fisher's α: 16.062
geometric series k: 0.9253
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8928
Shannon's H: 2.7759
Good's u: 0.9881
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