Brookings County (sheep manure)
Basic information
Sample name: Brookings County (sheep manure)

Reference: H. Kessler, E. U. Balsbaugh Jr, and B. McDaniel. 1974. Faunistic comparison of adult coleoptera recovered from cattle and sheep manure in east central South Dakota. Entomological News 85:67-71 [ER 359]
Country: United States
State: South Dakota

Coordinate: 44.37° N, -96.79° W
Basis of coordinate: based on political unit
Geography comments: coordinate based on county
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.7
CMT: -6.4
MAP: 629.0
Habitat comments: climate data based on station 72651 (Sioux Falls Regional Airport)
Life forms: beetles, scarab beetles
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 2283
Years: 1969
Sampling comments: "sheep manure was placed into a Berlese funnel" to collect the insects, with sampling from 18 June to 10 September
Sample: 690
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-01 11:43:25
Modified: 2015-10-02 20:41:37
Abundance distribution
24 species
3 singletons
total count 2283
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 3.741
geometric series k: 0.7278
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5461
Shannon's H: 1.4014
Good's u: 0.9987