Kisumu District
Basic information
Sample name: Kisumu District

Reference: L. Vignoli, F. Pau, L. Luiselli, and G. M. Carpaneto. 2009. Co-occurrence patterns of five species of anurans at a pond network in Victoria Lake, Kenya. African Journal of Ecology 48:275-279 [ER 260]
Geography
Country: Kenya

Coordinate: 0° 2' S, 34° 2' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate based on ranges stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical wetland
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: water edge
MAT: 23.5
MAP: 1311.0
Habitat comments: "natural swamps... largely altered for subsistence agriculture and livestock grazing. Vegetation consisted of a narrow coastal belt with papyrus and marsh grasses, and extensive cultivated fields just behind"
climate based on station 63708 (Kisumu) and is based on Blanford et al. (2013, Scientific Reports)
Methods
Life forms: frogs
Sites: 15
Sampling methods: timed, visual
Sample size: 195
Sampling comments: visual encounter surveys of frogs in 15 ponds
Metadata
Sample: 526
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-22 12:10:39
Modified: 2014-04-26 14:01:24
Abundance distribution
7 species
2 singletons
total count 195
Fisher's α: 1.420
geometric series k: 0.4870
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7463
Shannon's H: 1.5136
Good's u: 0.9897
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