El Hato del Volcan (small traps)
Basic information
Sample name: El Hato del Volcan (small traps)

Reference: S. B. Peck and H. F. Howden. 1984. Response of a dung beetle guild to different sizes of dung bait in a Panamanian rainforest. Biotropica 16(3):235-238 [ER 292]
Country: Panama
State: Chiriqui

Coordinate: 8° 46' N, 82° 38' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "near El Hato del Volcan" (coordinate based on Volcan)
elevation 1000 to 1760 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "remnant tracts of lower montane rainforest"
there is no nearby climate station and apparently no published literature giving any useful climate information
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 768
Days: 6
Nets or traps: 35
Net or trap nights: 210
Sampling comments: small baits suspended over 200-ml plastic cups
Sample: 590
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-27 10:12:37
Modified: 2015-09-28 18:05:40
Abundance distribution
22 species
4 singletons
total count 768
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 4.224
geometric series k: 0.7754
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8100
Shannon's H: 2.0350
Good's u: 0.9948