Gichgeniy Mountains (butterflies)
Basic information
Sample name: Gichgeniy Mountains (butterflies)

Reference: Z. Bálint and B. Benedek. 2009. New contributions to the knowledge of the Macrolepidoptera fauna of Mongolia (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae, Lycaenidae, Noctuidae, Nymphalidae, Pieridae). Folia Entomologica Hungarica 70:147-158 [ER 2954]
Country: Mongolia
State: Gobi Altay

Coordinate: 45° 23' N, 97° 40' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "Gobi Altay aimag, Gichgeniy Mts, 26 km W of Chandmani"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Protection: unknown
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "Cold high mountain river valley with diverse vegetation"
Life forms: butterflies
Sampling methods: no design, butterfly nets
Sample size: 10
Years: 2006
Days: 1
Seasons: summer
Sampling comments: diurnal specimens were "collected using traditional net" and "Night active moths were collected on light applying a 250 W mercury vapour bulb illuminating a white sheet, plus four portable (semi-automatic) light traps"
collection was made on 23 July 2006
Sample: 3150
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2018-12-31 15:33:42
Modified: 2018-12-31 15:40:30
Abundance distribution
3 species
2 singletons
total count 10
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.453
geometric series k: 0.3536
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.2667
Shannon's H: 0.6390
Good's u: 0.8000