Durokoppin Reserve (heath)
Basic information
Sample name: Durokoppin Reserve (heath)

Reference: L. A. Lobry de Bruyn. 1993. Ant composition and activity in naturally-vegetated and farmland environments on contrasting soils at Kellerberrin, Western Australia. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 25(8):1043-1056 [ER 473]
Country: Australia
State: Western Australia

Coordinate: 31° 24' S, 117° 45' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.0
CMT: 9.0
MAP: 332.0
Habitat comments: a "mediterranean" climate with CMT min/max 4/14 and WMT min/max 15/29 and "a mosaic of vegetation types including mixed heath, mallee and open woodland"
Life forms: ants
Sites: 5
Site area: 0.600
Sampling methods: quadrat, pitfall traps
Sample size: 36142
Years: 1987
Days: 15
Nets or traps: 100
Net or trap nights: 300
Sampling comments: each of the five sites includes a single 0.2 ha quadrat divided into twenty 10 x 10 subquadrats each including one pitfall trap sampled on one day during three different seasons
Sample: 835
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-18 19:40:41
Modified: 2015-02-19 13:39:39
Abundance distribution
64 species
8 singletons
total count 36142
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 7.553
geometric series k: 0.8482
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.2109
Shannon's H: 0.6378
Good's u: 0.9998