Boca del Chajul
Basic information
Sample name: Boca del Chajul

Reference: M. A. Morón. 1987. The necrophagous Scarabaeinae Beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) from a coffee plantation in Chiapas, Mexico: habits and phenology. Coleopterists Bulletin 41(3):225-232 [ER 293]
Geography
Country: Mexico
State: Chiapas

Coordinate: 16° 20' N, 92° 46' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Marqués de Comillas
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.1
CMT: 25.6
MAP: 1993.0
Habitat comments: "rain forest" and at least some "cacao plantations"
climate data based on station 76903 (Tapachula), which is at a similar altitude
Methods
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: baited, other traps
Sample size: 837
Sampling comments: data repeated from Hallfter and Edmonds (1982)
a single NTP-80 trap baited with carrion
Metadata
Sample: 592
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-27 10:29:03
Modified: 2015-09-28 18:10:35
Abundance distribution
19 species
0 singletons
total count 837
Fisher's α: 3.459
geometric series k: 0.7535
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7858
Shannon's H: 1.9835
Good's u: 1.0000
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