Buda Hills (abandoned arable land, 1992)
Basic information
Sample name: Buda Hills (abandoned arable land, 1992)

Reference: A. Báldi and T. Kisbenedek. 1997. Orthopteran assemblages as indicators of grassland naturalness in Hungary. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 66:121-129 [ER 2183]
Geography
Country: Hungary

Coordinate: 47° 35' N, 18° 54' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "near Kutya Hill and Meszes Hill, in the Buda Hills"
longitude is misstated as 18º90' and is assumed to mean 18.9º
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 19.4
MAP: 617.0
Habitat comments: "Originally, the whole region was forested, except on very steep slopes. Therefore, our three sites were probably covered by forests, but were cut in historical times... all the three sites were grasslands already at the beginning of the century" and this particular site "was an abandoned arable land... with tall grass"
Methods
Life forms: orthopterans, other insects
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: line transect, sweep nets
Sample size: 182
Years: 1992
Seasons: summer
Sampling comments: "Orthopteran assemblages were sampled using the sweep-netting method on previously marked l-m wide transects... The number of sweeps were 142/50 m (sd = 17.5, n = 20). The total length of the transects was 200 m on the AAL and MED sites, and 310 m on the SNSM site... The sampling was carried out... in mid-July"
Metadata
Sample: 2211
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-12 19:34:34
Modified: 2016-08-12 19:34:34
Abundance distribution
15 species
7 singletons
total count 182
Fisher's α: 3.876
geometric series k: 0.7398
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7599
Shannon's H: 1.7510
Good's u: 0.9616
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