Savannah River Site (2011)
Basic information
Sample name: Savannah River Site (2011)

Reference: P. G. Hahn and J. L. Orrock. 2015. Land-use history alters contemporary insect herbivore community composition and decouples plant-herbivore relationships. Journal of Animal Ecology 84:745-754 [ER 2177]
Country: United States
State: South Carolina

Coordinate: 33° 15' N, 81° 40' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: sampling sites are scattered about the Savannah River Site (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical coniferous forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "upland longleaf pine woodlands" with individual collecting sites being either "non-agricultural or post-agricultural"
Life forms: orthopterans
Sites: 36
Sampling methods: no design, sweep nets
Sample size: 457
Years: 2011
Days: 15
Seasons: summer
Sampling comments: there were 36 sites and "We used sweep nets to sample grasshopper assemblages... At each site, we established three 5 m 9 5 m plots, separated by >5 m... The three sweep samples per plot and the three plots (nine total subsamples) were pooled for each site... Sampling was conducted between 23 July and 6 August 2011"
Sample: 2199
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-05 19:46:11
Modified: 2016-08-05 19:46:11
Abundance distribution
19 species
9 singletons
total count 457
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 4.003
geometric series k: 0.7548
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7716
Shannon's H: 1.7580
Good's u: 0.9803