Serra da Capivara National Park
Basic information
Sample name: Serra da Capivara National Park

Reference: L. B. Q. Cavalcanti, T. B. Costa, G. R. Colli, G. C. Costa, F. G. R. França, D. O. Mesquita, C. N. S. Palmeira, N. Pelegrin, A. H. B. Soares, D. B. Tucker, and A. A. Garda. 2014. Herpetofauna of protected areas in the Caatinga II: Serra da Capivara National Park, Piauí, Brazil. Check List 10(1):18-27 [ER 246]
Geography
Country: Brazil
State: Piauí

Coordinate: 8° 40' S, 42° 33' W
Geography comments: coordinate based on the National Park
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 31.0
MAP: 650.0
Habitat comments: "dense arboreal Caatinga"
climate data based on Simone and Castai (2013, Zootaxa) and apply to Serra da Capivara
Methods
Life forms: lizards, snakes, turtles, caecilians, frogs
Sampling methods: drift fences, pitfall traps, hand capture
Sample size: 629
Years: 2012
Days: 30
Sampling comments: "active random searches... across ten different sampling points, and two lines of pitfall trap arrays" (with drift fences)
Metadata
Sample: 500
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-20 20:28:02
Modified: 2014-04-26 17:36:50
Abundance distribution
37 species
10 singletons
total count 629
Fisher's α: 8.591
geometric series k: 0.8799
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9006
Shannon's H: 2.6695
Good's u: 0.9841
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