Area de Proteção Ambiental de Cafuringa (feces-baited)
Basic information
Sample name: Area de Proteção Ambiental de Cafuringa (feces-baited)

Reference: R. V. Nunes, M. R. Frizzas, and F. Z. Vaz-de-Mello. 2012. Scarabaeinae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of a rupestrian field at Cafuringa, Distrito Federal, Brazil: commented list of species. Biota Neotropica 12(4):125-129 [ER 1063]
Country: Brazil
State: Distrito Federal

Coordinate: 15° 32' S, 47° 2' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: longitude reported as 42º 2' (apparently meaning 47º 2')
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.9
CMT: 18.5
MAP: 1505.0
Habitat comments: "a rupestrian field area" (apparently meaning a field developed on a rocky hilltop)
Cwb climate
climate data are based on station 83377 (Brasilia)
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 571
Days: 12
Nets or traps: 9
Net or trap nights: 118
Sampling comments: "six mensal samples in three sites (A, B, C)" with three human feces-baited pitfall traps per site and with traps left open for 48 hours at a time; there were five extra traps in site A one month
Sample: 1571
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-05-19 20:37:19
Modified: 2016-01-17 17:13:37
Abundance distribution
26 species
3 singletons
total count 571
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 5.613
geometric series k: 0.8137
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8507
Shannon's H: 2.3824
Good's u: 0.9948