Arapaho Prairie
Basic information
Sample name: Arapaho Prairie

Reference: M. L. Jameson. 1989. Diversity of coprophagous Scarabaeidae (Coleoptera) in grazed versus ungrazed sandhills prairie in western Nebraska. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences 17:29-35 [ER 294]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Nebraska

Coordinate: 41° 29' 17" N, 101° 50' 55" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: sec. 31-32 T18N R39W
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.7
CMT: -2.7
MAP: 515.0
Habitat comments: ungrazed prairie with "abundant and dense" vegetation
climate data based on station 72562 (North Platte Regional Airport)
Methods
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 7852
Years: 1987
Days: 28
Seasons: summer
Nets or traps: 5
Net or trap nights: 140
Sampling comments: five baited pitfall traps placed "at 30 foot intervals in a straight line" and "collected twice per week" over 28 days
Metadata
Sample: 594
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-27 13:11:46
Modified: 2015-09-28 18:16:55
Abundance distribution
11 species
0 singletons
total count 7852
Fisher's α: 1.259
geometric series k: 0.4445
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.2743
Shannon's H: 0.6319
Good's u: 1.0000
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