Basic information
Sample name: Choondiko

Reference: F. Soomro, M. S. Wagan, and R. Sultana. 2014. On the incidences of oedipodinae (orthoptera: acrididae) from nara desert khairpur, sindh, Pakistan. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 5(4):166-171 [ER 2173]
Country: Pakistan
State: Sindh

Coordinate: 27.098200° N, 69.318199° E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "within Nara (desert) is actually taluka of district Khairpur"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
MAP: 112.0
Habitat comments: "Study area is recognized as desert due to the presence of large numbers of sand (Bhitt) dunes"
MAP 88 to 135 mm
Life forms: orthopterans
Sampling methods: no design, sweep nets
Sample size: 117
Years: 2012, 2013
Sampling comments: "Entomological sweep net (8.89 cms in diameter and 50.8 cms in length) was used for sampling... from November to December for the year 2012- 2013.Sampling was achieved in the interval of a week in a month" (not clear if they mean once a week or through one week during a given month)
Sample: 2190
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-04 20:37:35
Modified: 2016-08-04 20:37:35
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 117
standardised richness: 9.0
Fisher's α: 2.272
geometric series k: 0.7293
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8512
Shannon's H: 2.0151
Good's u: 1.0000