South slope Paso El Choique
Basic information
Sample name: South slope Paso El Choique
Sample aka: Site I

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: Argentina
State: Mendoza

Coordinate: 36° 30' S, 69° 50' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: grazing
WMT: 19.5
CMT: 2.9
MAP: 345.0
Habitat comments: "Patagonian scrub"
climate data based on station 87506 (Malargue), which is at a somewhat lower altitude and in similar terrain
Life forms: frogs
Sites: 10
Site area: 0.100
Sampling methods: quadrat, hand capture
Sample size: 29
Years: 1974
Sampling comments: "ten 10 x 10 m quadrats"
Sample: 350
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 13:13:56
Modified: 2014-04-27 15:48:42
Abundance distribution
4 species
1 singleton
total count 29
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.258
geometric series k: 0.3569
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.3805
Shannon's H: 0.7951
Good's u: 0.9655