Ohdaigahara Site A
Basic information
Sample name: Ohdaigahara Site A

Reference: N. Kanda, T. Yokota, E. Shibata, and H. Sato. 2005. Diversity of dung-beetle community in declining Japanese subalpine forest caused by an increasing sika deer population. Ecological Research 20:135-141 [ER 358]
Country: Japan

Coordinate: 34° 12' N, 136° 6' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 6.4
MAP: 4500.0
Habitat comments: spruce forest in the east and beech forest in the west
MAP is a minimum value
Life forms: scarab beetles
Sites: 1
Site length: 40.000
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, pitfall traps
Sample size: 587
Years: 2001
Days: 49
Nets or traps: 3
Net or trap nights: 147
Sampling comments: three dung-baited pitfall traps spaced 20 m apart on a transect line and checked monthly seven times from May to November, with traps left out for seven days prior to collection
Sample: 686
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-03-31 22:25:26
Modified: 2015-10-02 20:39:59
Abundance distribution
11 species
1 singleton
total count 587
standardised richness: 8.8
Fisher's α: 1.921
geometric series k: 0.5666
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7029
Shannon's H: 1.6266
Good's u: 0.9983