Basic information
Sample name: Canales

Reference: M. A. Alvarez Sierra, R. Daams, and P. Peláez-Campomanes. 1999. The Late Oligocene rodent faunas of Canales (MP28) and Parrales (MP29) from the Loranca Basin, province of Cuenca, Spain. Revista Española de Paleontología 14(1):93-116 [ER 2387]
Country: Spain

Coordinate: 40° 9' N, 2° 41' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "near the village of Huete" (coordinate based on Huete)
MP28 (i.e., roughly 24.4 Ma according to the timescale of Walliser et al. 2016)
Climate and habitat
Substrate: ground surface
Lithology: siltstone
Habitat comments: "light-grey silt with scattered small gastropod fragments and tiny gypsum crystals in a sequence of predominantly fluvial deposits"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: screenwash
Sample size: 99
Sampling comments: "Some 6200 kg of sediment were screened"
additional taxa are not discussed
Sample: 2572
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-02-17 15:54:46
Modified: 2017-02-17 16:02:59
Abundance distribution
8 species
0 singletons
total count 99
standardised richness: 8.0
Fisher's α: 2.053
geometric series k: 0.6617
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7653
Shannon's H: 1.6953
Good's u: 1.0000