Basic information
Sample name: Tafilalet

Reference: V. Pérez-Mellado. 1992. Ecology of lizards in a desert area of eastern Morocco. Journal of Zoology 226:369-386 [ER 191]
Country: Morocco

Coordinate: 31° 26' N, 4° 14' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: from five sites near Arfoud (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 21.4
MAP: 100.0
Habitat comments: Mediterranean desert zone
MAP stated in text; MAT based on Esteben et al. (1999, Ann Zool Fennici) and applies to Erfoud
Life forms: lizards
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 132
Years: 1983
Sampling comments: lizards captured using flicked rubber bands
Sample: 407
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-15 08:35:59
Modified: 2014-04-27 13:12:06
Abundance distribution
5 species
0 singletons
total count 132
standardised richness: 5.0
Fisher's α: 1.028
geometric series k: 0.5794
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6439
Shannon's H: 1.2863
Good's u: 1.0000