Salamanca (spring)
Basic information
Sample name: Salamanca (spring)

Reference: E. Galante, J. Mena, and C. Lumbreras. 1995. Dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae, Geotrupidae) attracted to fresh cattle dung in wooded and open pasture. Environmental Entomology 24(5):1063-1068 [ER 327]
Country: Spain
State: Salamanca

Coordinate: 40.96° N, -5.67° W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Salamanca
Climate and habitat
Habitat: Mediterranean woodland
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.0
CMT: 5.0
MAP: 354.0
Habitat comments: "Mediterranean holm oak pasture" used for cattle grazing
climate data based on station 82020 (Salamanca airport)
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: no design, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 2621
Years: 1987, 1988
Days: 6
Seasons: spring
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 48
Sampling comments: eight cattle-dung baited CSR pitfall traps "baited monthly for 2 d" on each occassion over three months
Sample: 644
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-29 08:59:23
Modified: 2015-09-30 14:19:06
Abundance distribution
19 species
2 singletons
total count 2621
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 2.773
geometric series k: 0.6772
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7655
Shannon's H: 1.8796
Good's u: 0.9992