Barreiro Protection Area (forest)
Basic information
Sample name: Barreiro Protection Area (forest)

Reference: R. Duraes, W. P. Martins, and F. Z. Vaz-de-Mello. 2005. Dung beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) assemblages across a natural forest-Cerrado ecotone in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Neotropical Entomology 34(5):721-731 [ER 332]
Country: Brazil
State: Belo Horizonte

Coordinate: 19° 50' S, 43° 50' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 24.0
CMT: 18.0
MAP: 1300.0
Habitat comments: "mesic Atlantic Forest" with "a relatively open understorey"
"Mean temperature ranges from 18C and 24C" is presumed to mean CMT vs. WMT
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sites: 1
Site length: 60.000
Site width: 40.000
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 626
Years: 1998
Days: 11
Nets or traps: 9
Net or trap nights: 99
Sampling comments: nine zoo mammal feces baited pitfall traps in one quadrat left out on four occasions for a total of 11 days
Sample: 652
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-30 08:23:00
Modified: 2015-10-01 20:20:09
Abundance distribution
17 species
3 singletons
total count 626
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 3.223
geometric series k: 0.6927
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6377
Shannon's H: 1.5232
Good's u: 0.9952