Poconé
Basic information
Sample name: Poconé

Reference: C. Strussmann and I. Sazima. 1993. The snake assemblage of the Pantanal at Poconé, western Brazil: faunal composition and ecological summary. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 28(3):157-168 [ER 178]
Geography
Country: Brazil
State: Mato Grosso

Coordinate: 16° 30' S, 56° 45' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "at the Santa Ines Ranch and along the Transpantaneira road... near... Poconé"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical wetland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.0
WMT: 28.1
CMT: 22.6
MAP: 1621.0
Habitat comments: Pantanal, specifically seasonally flooded plains and forests "mostly covered by native grasses... and low bushes"
MAT given in text; CMT, WMT, and MAP based on climate station 83361 (Cuiabá)
Methods
Life forms: snakes
Sampling methods: hand capture
Sample size: 232
Metadata
Sample: 391
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-14 13:36:51
Modified: 2014-04-27 13:44:52
Abundance distribution
22 species
7 singletons
total count 232
Fisher's α: 5.969
geometric series k: 0.8399
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8917
Shannon's H: 2.4777
Good's u: 0.9699
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