Basic information
Sample name: Herowana

Reference: S. Oppel. 2006. Comparison of two Odonata communities from a natural and a modified rainforest in Papua New Guinea. International Journal of Odonatology 9(1):89-102 [ER 1128]
Country: Papua New Guinea

Coordinate: 6° 43' S, 145° 5' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "ca 10 km east of CMBRS" (coordinate based on Crater Mountain Biological Research Station)
"The village was ca. 1, 300 m" but some sampling was in gardens at 950 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: disturbed forest
Substrate: water edge
Disturbance: selective logging
MAP: 6500.0
Habitat comments: a variety of water edge habitats within "Native primary and secondary forest" that "had been degraded by cutting" including "several creeks and ditches, as well as a fish-free pond in semi-natural forest and a sedge swamp in abandoned gardens"; "small coffee plantations" were in the area
Life forms: odonates
Sampling methods: no design, butterfly nets
Sample size: 870
Years: 2004
Days: 36
Sampling comments: "Sampling was carried out by slowly walking through all habitat types. Specimens were collected with butterfly nets and killed in jars with ethanol"
Sample: 1649
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-06-19 20:56:35
Modified: 2015-06-19 20:56:35
Abundance distribution
38 species
11 singletons
total count 870
standardised richness: 22.1
Fisher's α: 8.112
geometric series k: 0.8674
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9054
Shannon's H: 2.7632
Good's u: 0.9874