North of Roxby Downs
Basic information
Sample name: North of Roxby Downs

Reference: J. L. Read. 1995. Subhabitat variability: A key to the high reptile diversity in chenopod shrublands. Australian Journal of Ecology 29:494-501 [ER 205]
Geography
Country: Australia
State: South Australia

Coordinate: 30° 29' S, 136° 53' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate given in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 26.4
CMT: 11.7
MAP: 160.0
Habitat comments: "interdunal swale dominated by... perennial shrubs"
MAP stated in text; CMT and WMT based on climate station 94659 (Woomera)
Methods
Life forms: lizards, snakes, frogs
Sampling methods: quadrat, pitfall traps
Sample size: 1832
Years: 1990 - 1993
Sampling comments: 401 pitfall traps on a grid
Metadata
Sample: 428
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-16 15:30:19
Modified: 2014-05-04 16:27:28
Abundance distribution
28 species
2 singletons
total count 1832
Fisher's α: 4.690
geometric series k: 0.7984
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8786
Shannon's H: 2.4747
Good's u: 0.9989
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