Tularosa Valley
Basic information
Sample name: Tularosa Valley

Reference: E. E. Jorgensen and S. Demarais. 1998. Herpetofauna associated with arroyos and uplands in foothills of the Chihuahuan Desert. Southwestern Naturalist 43(4):441-448 [ER 217]
Country: United States
State: New Mexico

Coordinate: 32° 41' N, 106° 32' W
Geography comments: coordinate based on San Andres National Wildlife Refuge
elevation 1255 to 1585 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.2
CMT: 7.2
MAP: 249.0
Habitat comments: "arroyos and uplands"
climate data based on station 72270 (El Paso International Airport)
Life forms: lizards
Sampling methods: drift fences, pitfall traps
Sample size: 650
Years: 1993, 1994
Sampling comments: drift fence arrays with pitfall traps in eight arroyo-upland pairs
Sample: 450
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-17 13:27:27
Modified: 2014-04-26 20:47:01
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 650
standardised richness: 9.0
Fisher's α: 1.478
geometric series k: 0.7096
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7445
Shannon's H: 1.6595
Good's u: 1.0000
Aspidoscelis exsanguis18
"Cnemidophorus exsanguis"
Aspidoscelis inornatus78
"Cnemidophorus inornatus"
Aspidoscelis marmoratus191
"Cnemidophorus marmoratus"
Aspidoscelis neomexicanus18
"Cnemidophorus neomexicanus"
Cophosaurus texanus21
Phrynosoma modestum21
Scaphiopus couchii16
Sceloporus undulatus38
Uta stansburiana249