Chott Boul (wire-mesh BTS traps)
Basic information
Sample name: Chott Boul (wire-mesh BTS traps)

Reference: L. Granjon, C. Bruderer, J. F. Cosson, A. T. Dia, and F. Colas. 2002. The small mammal community of a coastal site of south-west Mauritania. African Journal of Ecology 40(1):10-17 [ER 2892]
Geography
Country: Mauritania

Coordinate: 16° 36' 40" N, 16° 25' 40" W
Basis of coordinate: estimated from map
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: trapping was in "Four main habitats... The coastal dune system" with "bushy vegetation" and "'fossil' coastal system" with "steppe vegetation" and "Lagoon and prelagoon zones" and "Sebkhas and settling basins"
Methods
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, other traps
Sample size: 95
Years: 1994, 1995
Net or trap nights: 1421
Sampling comments: "Trapping was performed on seven occasions, January, March, July, September, October and November 1994, and March 1995" using "folding wire mesh 'BTS' traps" that were "baited with dates, sometimes coered with peanut butter"
Metadata
Sample: 3097
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2018-09-14 19:56:44
Modified: 2018-09-14 20:00:42
Abundance distribution
9 species
2 singletons
total count 95
Fisher's α: 2.441
geometric series k: 0.6326
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7520
Shannon's H: 1.6814
Good's u: 0.9789
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