Chengai-MGR District
Basic information
Sample name: Chengai-MGR District

Reference: I. Das. 1996. Resource use and foraging tactics in a south Indian amphibian community. Journal of South Asian Natural History 2(1):1-30 [ER 162]
Country: India
State: Tamil Nadu

Coordinate: 12° 45' N, 80° 11' E
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: water edge
WMT: 32.0
CMT: 25.0
MAP: 1147.0
Habitat comments: "coastal scrubland"
MAP based on 1989; 1990 figure is much higher due to a cyclone
Life forms: frogs
Sampling methods: hand capture
Sample size: 947
Years: 1989, 1990
Sampling comments: "dip-nets, by hand or by 'angling' with hooks"
Sample: 362
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-13 15:45:17
Modified: 2014-03-13 15:45:17
Abundance distribution
8 species
0 singletons
total count 947
standardised richness: 8.0
Fisher's α: 1.199
geometric series k: 0.5433
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7506
Shannon's H: 1.5763
Good's u: 1.0000