Col de Bretolet
Basic information
Sample name: Col de Bretolet

Reference: M.-A. Poupon, E. Lommano, P.-F. Humair, V. Douet, O. Rais, M. Schaad, L. Jenni, and L. Gern. 2006. Prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in ticks collected from migratory birds in Switzerland. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 72(1):976-979 [ER 1305]
Country: Switzerland

Coordinate: 46° 9' N, 6° 48' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "at the Col de Bretolet (Canton Valais, at the Swiss-French border)"
coordinate based on Col de Bretolet
Climate and habitat
Habitat: montane grassland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 6.5
MAP: 1238.0
Habitat comments: an "Alpine pass"
climate data are for the Chamonix meteorological station (1054 m asl.) and are from Nussbaumer and Zumbühl (2012, Climatic Change)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 987
Years: 2002
Seasons: autumn
Sampling comments: "from 6 September to 4 November 2002" (no other details given)
Sample: 1796
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-10-25 20:23:29
Modified: 2016-01-17 17:54:53
Abundance distribution
21 species
6 singletons
total count 987
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 3.769
geometric series k: 0.7241
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5655
Shannon's H: 1.4593
Good's u: 0.9939