Laguna de Papallacta
Basic information
Sample name: Laguna de Papallacta
Sample aka: Site C

Reference: J. E. Pefaur and W. E. Duellman. 1980. Community structure in high Andean herpetofaunas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 83(2):45-65 [ER 155]
Country: Ecuador
State: Napo

Coordinate: 0° 19' N, 78° 7' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: montane grassland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 11.2
CMT: 9.7
MAP: 883.0
Habitat comments: "paramo dominated by bunch grass and low herbs"
climate data are based on station 80370 (Ipiales), which is at a similar altitude
Life forms: frogs
Sites: 10
Site area: 0.100
Sampling methods: quadrat, hand capture
Sample size: 86
Years: 1974
Sampling comments: "ten 10 x 10 m quadrats"
Sample: 344
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 13:02:06
Modified: 2014-04-27 15:58:11
Abundance distribution
3 species
1 singleton
total count 86
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 0.604
geometric series k: 0.1098
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.0569
Shannon's H: 0.1735
Good's u: 0.9886