Basic information
Sample name: Lahssinate

Reference: A. El Keroumi, K. Naamani, H. Soummane, and A. Dahbi. 2012. Seasonal dynamics of ant community structure in the Moroccan Argan forest. Journal of Insect Science 12(94):1-19 [ER 668]
Country: Morocco

Coordinate: 31° 20' N, 9° 48' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: apparently near Sidi Kaouki (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: Mediterranean woodland
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 20.5
CMT: 14.3
MAP: 314.0
Habitat comments: "an open arganeraie orchard" in "an arid to semi-arid Mediterranean climate"
CMT, WMT, and MAP based on climate station 60220 (Essaouira)
Life forms: ants
Sampling methods: pitfall traps
Sample size: 9176
Years: 2006, 2007
Days: 4
Nets or traps: 70
Net or trap nights: 280
Sampling comments: seven pitfall trees within a 6 m circle around each of 10 trees, each left out for 24 hours during four sampling dates
Sample: 975
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-06-25 21:09:45
Modified: 2014-06-25 21:09:45
Abundance distribution
13 species
0 singletons
total count 9176
standardised richness: 13.0
Fisher's α: 1.490
geometric series k: 0.5433
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5728
Shannon's H: 1.0678
Good's u: 1.0000