Medicine Bow/Routt National Forest (Meadow 3)
Basic information
Sample name: Medicine Bow/Routt National Forest (Meadow 3)

Reference: K. A. VanDyke, A. V. Latchininsky, and S. P. Schell. 2009. Importance of ecological scale in montane grasshopper (Orthoptera: Acrididae) species structure in similar habitat between differing soil textures and dominant vegetative canopy coverage. Journal of Orthoptera Research 18(2):215-223 [ER 2163]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Wyoming

Coordinate: 41° 3' 7" N, 106° 4' 8" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "bordered by mixed limber and lodgepole pine stands, with some aspen and ponderosa pine"
Methods
Life forms: orthopterans
Sampling methods: no design, sweep nets, hand capture
Sample size: 22
Years: 2006
Sampling comments: sampling was "On August 10, 2006 and August 30, 2006... density per m2 was assessed... by 40 counts of grasshoppers in a visualized 0.1 m2 area... Grasshoppers were collected using 38-cm diameter sweep nets with 100 low and slow sweeps... and 100 high and fast sweeps... followed by 30 min of hand sampling"
Metadata
Sample: 2167
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-03 13:53:23
Modified: 2016-08-03 13:53:23
Abundance distribution
10 species
4 singletons
total count 22
Fisher's α: 7.076
geometric series k: 0.8363
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8571
Shannon's H: 2.1344
Good's u: 0.8303
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