Bath Nature Preserve
Basic information
Sample name: Bath Nature Preserve
Sample aka: Bath Township

Reference: L. B. Patrick, M. W. Kershner, and L. H. Fraser. 2012. Epigeal spider responses to fertilization and plant litter: testing biodiversity theory at the ground level. Journal of Arachnology 40(3):309-324 [ER 132]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Ohio

Coordinate: 41° 10' 36" N, 81° 38' 59" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate savanna
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "Until the early 1980s, the study site was a hay meadow, harvested one or many times per year. Since then, the area has been mown annually in late August to early September, and the mown vegetation has been left on the field"
Methods
Life forms: spiders
Site area: 16.000
Sampling methods: pitfall traps
Sample size: 13174
Years: 2011
Sampling comments: twenty-four 20-m diameter circular plots (314 m2) were established (p. 310)
Metadata
Sample: 305
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-04-11 10:12:28
Modified: 2015-02-23 14:05:34
Abundance distribution
105 species
29 singletons
total count 13174
Fisher's α: 15.575
geometric series k: 0.9253
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8834
Shannon's H: 2.7937
Good's u: 0.9978
Register
Agelenidae indet.1
Araneidae indet.3
Clubiona abboti1
Clubiona kastoni17
Clubionidae indet.19
Castianeira gertschi8
Castianeira longipalpa2
Castianeira variata2
Meriola decepta32
Phrurotimpus borealis1
Scotinella britcheri2
Scotinella fratrella154
Scotinella madisonia14
Corinnidae indet.1
Cicurina arcuata3
Drassyllus creolus29
Drassyllus depressus170
Gnaphosa parvula143
Litopyllus temporarius3
Gnaphosidae indet.52
Neoantistea agilis3
Neoantistea magna9
Neoantistea riparia9
Hahniidae indet.7
Agyneta sp. 11
Agyneta sp. 21
Agyneta sp. 31
Allomengea dentisetis2
Bathyphantes pallidus759
Centromerus cornupalpis19
Ceraticelus similis2
Ceratinopsis laticeps1
Collinsia plumosa393
Diplostyla concolor170
Eridantes erigonoides788
Erigone autumnalis185
Erigone dentigera4
Grammonota gentilis1
Grammonota inornata101
Islandiana flaveola38
Maso sundevalli1
Meioneta fabra38
Meioneta micaria11
Meioneta unimaculata270
Mermessus entomologicus1
Mermessus jona28
Mermessus tridentatus9
Mermessus trilobatus175
Neriene clathrata39
Oedothorax trilobatus7
Tennesseellum formica1
Tenuiphantes tenuis5
Walckeaeria directa12
Walckeaeria palustris1
Walckeaeria sp. 11
Walckeaeria sp. 21
Walckeaeria spiralis133
Walckeaeria tibialis1
Linyphiidae indet.238
Agroeca pratensis1
Allocosa funerea50
Hogna helluo8
Pardosa milvina3
Pardosa modica12
Pardosa moesta3198
Pardosa saxatilis361
Pirata aspirans1
Pirata sedentarius12
Piratula canadensis1
Piratula gigantea1
Piratula insularis66
Piratula minuta1936
Rabidosa punctulata5
Rabidosa rabida7
Schizocosa avida140
Schizocosa bilineata200
Schizocosa crassipalpata335
Trochosa ruricola113
Trochosa terricola125
Varacosa avara3
Lycosidae indet.2055
Ebo latithorax1
Ghelna barrowsi4
Ghelna canadensis9
Ghelna castanea2
Marpissa lineata13
Myrmarachne formicaria2
Neon avalonus1
Neon nelli22
Neon plutonus74
Sarinda hentzi1
Talavera minuta23
Salticidae indet.24
Glenognatha foxi30
Pachygnatha autumnalis46
Pachygnatha clerki1
Pachygnatha xanthostoma1
Tetragnatha laboriosa1
Tetragnathidae indet.56
Xysticus bicuspis1
Xysticus canadensis2
Xysticus ferox45
Xysticus fraternus1
Xysticus luctans1
Thomisidae indet.57