Basic information
Sample name: Donggu

Reference: D. S. Sikes, J. Ruzicka, M. Kon, and T. Ochi. 2013. Coleoptera associated with vertebrate necromass and dung. In A Rapid Biological Assessment of three sites in the Mountains of Southwest China Hotspot, Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China (eds. L. E. Alonso, S. Liu, X. Shen, J. McCullough), pp. 85-90 [ER 369]
Country: China
State: Sichuan

Coordinate: 30° 32' N, 101° 46' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "Danba County, road S of Donggu town (2-17 km S) along Kui Yong creek valley, 2843-3514 m"
coordinates are midpoints of ranges stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: climate unclear as this is a very mountainous region and there is no nearby climate station
Life forms: beetles, scarab beetles
Sampling methods: no design, pitfall traps, other traps
Sample size: 307
Sampling comments: "Each trap line consisted of 20 hanging traps and 10 ground traps" that were "placed ca. 300 m from each other" and "checked daily" over a 20 day period
Sample: 700
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-01 21:41:49
Modified: 2015-10-02 21:03:49
Abundance distribution
15 species
5 singletons
total count 307
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 3.302
geometric series k: 0.7112
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7581
Shannon's H: 1.7654
Good's u: 0.9837