Parnitha Mountain
Basic information
Sample name: Parnitha Mountain

Reference: S. Antonatos, N. Emmanouel, A. Fantinou, A. Tsagkarakis, A. Anagnostopoulos, and D. Ntampakis. 2014. Seasonal population fluctuation and spatial distribution of Orthoptera in two grassland areas of Attica - Greece. Journal of Natural History 48(11-12):661-674 [ER 2150]
Country: Greece

Coordinate: 38° 10' 48" N, 23° 44' 51" E
Geography comments: "at the Parnitha mountain... having a size of about 5 ha"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 20.9
CMT: 0.2
MAP: 467.0
Habitat comments: "adjacent to a fir forest (Abies cephalonica) along one of its sides... in a mild Mediterranean climate... The plant community... consisted mainly of plant species of the families Poaceae, Fabaceae and Asteraceae"
CMT 0.4 and 0.0, WMT 21.4 and 20.4, and MAP 526 and 408 mm during the two sampling years
Life forms: orthopterans
Sampling methods: line transect, sweep nets
Sample size: 1278
Years: 2007, 2008
Sampling comments: "Orthopteran communities were sampled using a 40-cm diameter sweep net... Samples were taken every 10 days from March to October and every 2030 days from November to February in both years. The collector walked along a straight line on the transect"
internally consistent percentage data are given
Sample: 2143
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-07-24 20:31:05
Modified: 2016-07-24 20:31:05
Abundance distribution
19 species
3 singletons
total count 1278
Fisher's α: 3.165
geometric series k: 0.7030
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7490
Shannon's H: 1.8187
Good's u: 0.9977