Hong Kong (transect surveys)
Basic information
Sample name: Hong Kong (transect surveys)

Reference: Y.-H. Sung, N. E. Karraker, and B. C. H. Hau. 2011. Evaluation of the effectiveness of three survey methods for sampling terrestrial herpetofauna in south China. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 6(3):479-489 [ER 197]
Geography
Country: China
State: Hong Kong

Coordinate: 22° 22' N, 114° 28' E
Geography comments: four separate parks scattered around Hong Kong
all sites "were below 400" in elevation
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.1
CMT: 16.0
MAP: 2120.0
Habitat comments: each park includes "plantations [of Lophostemon confertus] and secondary forests"
climate based on station 45004 (Hong Kong)
Methods
Life forms: lizards, snakes, frogs, salamanders
Sampling methods: line transect
Sample size: 116
Years: 2008 - 2010
Metadata
Sample: 419
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-15 22:06:58
Modified: 2014-04-27 12:50:42
Abundance distribution
15 species
8 singletons
total count 116
Fisher's α: 4.589
geometric series k: 0.7455
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6771
Shannon's H: 1.6437
Good's u: 0.9312
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