Mount Kupe
Basic information
Sample name: Mount Kupe

Reference: U. Hofer, L.-F. Bersier, and D. Borcard. 2000. Ecotones and gradient as determinants of herpetofaunal community structure in the primary forest of Mount Kupe, Cameroon. Journal of Tropical Ecology 16(4):517-533 [ER 159]
Geography
Country: Cameroon

Coordinate: 4° 45' N, 9° 42' E
Geography comments: sites spanned 900 to 2000 m, most of which are "submontane"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAP: 4891.0
Habitat comments: closed canopy forest
MAT is completely unclear given the altitudinal range and lack of information in the literature
Methods
Life forms: lizards, snakes, frogs
Sites: 12
Sampling methods: hand capture
Sample size: 2740
Years: 1994
Sampling comments: "12 points... separated by 100 m in elevation"
Metadata
Sample: 359
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 14:35:29
Modified: 2014-04-27 15:04:02
Abundance distribution
49 species
8 singletons
total count 2740
Fisher's α: 8.475
geometric series k: 0.8715
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8842
Shannon's H: 2.7302
Good's u: 0.9971
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