Campus da Universidade Federal de Santa Maria
Basic information
Sample name: Campus da Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

Reference: P. G. Da Silva, F. Z. Vaz-de-Mello, and R. A. Di Mare. 2013. Diversity and seasonality of Scarabaeinae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in forest fragments in Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 85(2):679-697 [ER 340]
Geography
Country: Brazil
State: Rio Grande do Sul

Coordinate: 29° 42' 27" S, 53° 43' 29" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: fragment
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 23.9
CMT: 11.5
MAP: 1496.0
Habitat comments: "a forest fragment with secondary native vegetation in the understory, the border and in smaller contiguous fragments, as well as mixed plantations of Pinus spp. and Eucalyptus spp. in the surrounding... The area size is approximately 35.2 ha"
climate data based on station 83980 (Bagé)
Methods
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sites: 3
Site length: 720.000
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 1523
Years: 2009, 2010
Days: 365
Nets or traps: 27
Net or trap nights: 9855
Sampling comments: 27 human excrement, rotten meat and rotting banana baited pitfall traps spaced 30 m apart along three transects; "The samplings were collected between May 1, 2009 and April 30, 2010, in fortnightly collections. Thus, there were two collections every month... The traps remained in the field during all time of duration of the study" (which means that trapping was in progress every day for exactly a year)
Metadata
Sample: 662
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-30 20:21:15
Modified: 2015-10-01 20:41:36
Abundance distribution
20 species
2 singletons
total count 1523
Fisher's α: 3.251
geometric series k: 0.7253
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7818
Shannon's H: 1.8389
Good's u: 0.9987
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