Chiruisla Station
Basic information
Sample name: Chiruisla Station

Reference: C. Carpio, D. A. Donoso, G. Ramón, and O. Dangles. 2009. Short term response of dung beetle communities to disturbance by road construction in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 45(4):455-469 [ER 314]
Country: Ecuador
State: Sucumbíos

Coordinate: 0° 38' 39" S, 75° 54' 45" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "close to the Chiruisla Village of the Quichua Territory"
elevation 180 to 250 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 32.0
CMT: 22.0
MAP: 2400.0
Habitat comments: "evergreen lowland wet forest"
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sites: 1
Site length: 140.000
Site width: 90.000
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 2384
Years: 2005
Days: 18
Nets or traps: 24
Net or trap nights: 432
Sampling comments: three transects within a 140 x 90 m plot each having 8 alternately tuna fish- or human excrement-baited pitfall traps, with each transect sampled on three occasions for six days at a time
Sample: 626
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-28 12:22:30
Modified: 2015-09-29 19:53:05
Abundance distribution
60 species
5 singletons
total count 2384
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 11.179
geometric series k: 0.9108
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9451
Shannon's H: 3.2545
Good's u: 0.9979