Cozumel Island
Basic information
Sample name: Cozumel Island

Reference: C. A. López-Gonzalez and A. Gonzalez-Romero. 1997. The lizard community from Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Acta Zoologica Mexicana 72:27-33 [ER 278]
Country: Mexico
State: Quintana Roo

Coordinate: 20° 21' 30" N, 86° 55' 0" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate based on ranges given in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.5
MAP: 1505.0
Habitat comments: "tropical semideciduous forest" in general with sampling of beach, coastal scrub, coconut plantation, mangrove forest, low flooded forest, and tropical semideciduous forest habitats
climate data based on McFadden et al. (2009, Biodivers Conserv)
Life forms: lizards
Sites: 19
Sampling methods: line transect, hand capture
Sample size: 384
Years: 1985, 1986, 1990
Sampling comments: 19 500 to 700 m long transects
combination of sight records and captures "by hand or with rubber bands"
Sample: 554
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-25 20:06:12
Modified: 2014-08-22 13:07:04
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 384
standardised richness: 9.0
Fisher's α: 1.650
geometric series k: 0.6860
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8312
Shannon's H: 1.9250
Good's u: 1.0000