Pine Bush
Basic information
Sample name: Pine Bush

Reference: M. M. Stewart and J. Rossi. 1981. The Albany Pine Bush: a northern outpost for southern species of amphibians and reptiles in New York. American Midland Naturalist 106(2):282-292 [ER 161]
Geography
Country: United States
State: New York

Coordinate: 42.69° N, -73.82° W
Geography comments: "generally.. 52-112 m" in elevation
coordinate based on SUNY Albany (within the field area)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 8.5
MAP: 825.0
Habitat comments: dominated by pine and scrub oaks
Methods
Life forms: snakes, turtles, frogs, salamanders
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture, visual
Sample size: 2289
Years: 1975 - 1977
Sampling comments: based on visual sightings and (apparently) hand captures
Metadata
Sample: 361
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 15:26:33
Modified: 2014-04-01 20:43:20
Abundance distribution
29 species
6 singletons
total count 2289
Fisher's α: 4.682
geometric series k: 0.7866
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7980
Shannon's H: 1.9719
Good's u: 0.9974
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