Purple Springs Grazing Reserve C
Basic information
Sample name: Purple Springs Grazing Reserve C

Reference: N. Kadiri, J.-P. Lumaret, and K. D. Floate. 2014. Functional diversity and seasonal activity of dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) on native grasslands in southern Alberta, Canada. Canadian Entomologist 146(3):291-305 [ER 345]
Geography
Country: Canada
State: Alberta

Coordinate: 49° 50' 56" N, 111° 53' 21" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 18.8
CMT: -8.6
MAP: 368.0
Habitat comments: "short grass prairie"
Methods
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sampling methods: baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 72922
Years: 2008 - 2010
Days: 504
Nets or traps: 5
Net or trap nights: 2520
Sampling comments: five dung-baited pitfall traps "operated from 19 May to 17 October 2008, 20 April to 9 October 2009, and 20 April to 15 October 2010" (i.e., over 504 days)
Metadata
Sample: 672
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-31 09:49:44
Modified: 2015-10-01 21:01:03
Abundance distribution
12 species
0 singletons
total count 72922
Fisher's α: 1.079
geometric series k: 0.5884
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6349
Shannon's H: 1.3092
Good's u: 1.0000
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