Chasnais
Basic information
Sample name: Chasnais

Reference: R. Meek. 2012. Patterns of amphibian road-kills in the Vendée region of Western France. Herpetological Journal 22:51-58 [ER 232]
Geography
Country: France
State: Pays de la Loire

Coordinate: 46° 27' N, 1° 14' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: six nearby roads in the Vendée region centered roughly on Chasnais (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 26.0
CMT: 10.2
MAP: 822.0
Habitat comments: "monocultures (40.8% of roadside habitat), woodland/wetlands (35.3%), urban areas (23.9%) and major breeding ponds"
monthly mean precip 51.3 mm in summer and 85.7 mm in winter (projected out to 822 mm)
Methods
Life forms: frogs, salamanders
Sampling methods: line transect, road kill
Sample size: 759
Years: 2005 - 2010
Metadata
Sample: 475
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-19 12:46:14
Modified: 2014-03-19 15:53:54
Abundance distribution
7 species
0 singletons
total count 759
Fisher's α: 1.065
geometric series k: 0.6836
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7500
Shannon's H: 1.6041
Good's u: 1.0000
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