Zika Forest (inside)
Basic information
Sample name: Zika Forest (inside)

Reference: N. O. Okia. 1976. Birds of the understory of lake-shore forests on the Entebbe Peninsula, Uganda. Ibis 118(1):1-13 [ER 737]
Country: Uganda

Coordinate: 0° 7' 30" N, 32° 30' 0" E
Basis of coordinate: estimated from map
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 21.4
MAP: 1500.0
Habitat comments: "evergreen vegetation" around the shores of Lake Victoria (where netting was focused) and "semi-deciduous woodland and bush" inland
monthly maxima range from 25 to 27 and minima from 16 to 17.5 (basis of MAT)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 908
Years: 1970 - 1972
Days: 23
Nets or traps: 30
Net or trap nights: 690
Sampling comments: 38 12 x 2.4 m nets (30 in the forest and eight outside) set for apparently one 24 hour period a month over 23 months
Sample: 1065
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-21 21:49:15
Modified: 2014-08-21 22:01:04
Abundance distribution
49 species
11 singletons
total count 908
extrapolated richness: 65.9
Fisher's α: 11.093
geometric series k: 0.8905
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8694
Shannon's H: 2.6900
Good's u: 0.9879
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Sarothrura pulchra245.2 g carnivore
Tympanistria tympanistria22
Cercococcyx mechowi155.6 g insectivore
Chrysococcyx cupreus237.7 g insectivore
Chrysococcyx caprius1529.3 g insectivore
Alcedo quadribrachys134.9 g carnivore
Ispidina picta1513.8 g piscivore
Halcyon malimbica3291.8 g carnivore
"Halcyon malimbicus"
Aerops albicollis4
Melittophagus variegatus2
Ciccaba woodfordii2
Tricholaema flavipunctatum2
Pogoniulus leucolaima21
Pogoniulus scolopaceus6 omnivore
Indicator conirostris431.8 g
Campethera caroli1 insectivore
Campethera nivosa237.8 g insectivore
Malacocincla fulvescens30
Pycnonotus tricolor6 frugivore-insectivore
Pyrrhurus flavicollis3
Phyllastrephus albigularis6027.5 g insectivore
Andropadus gracilis120.9 g frugivore-insectivore
Andropadus curvirostris2524.9 g frugivore
Eurillas virens262
Alseonax griseigularis11
Stizorhina fraseri9
Platysteira cyanea614.6 g insectivore
Dyaphorophyia castanea1 insectivore
Tchitrea nigriceps7
Saxicola rubetra216.6 g insectivore
Cossypha niveicapilla1136.7 g insectivore
Alethe castanea532.3 g
Camaroptera brevicaudata28 insectivore
Prinia leucopogon111.7 g insectivore
Nicator chloris449.1 g insectivore
Zosterops senegalensis110.9 g frugivore-insectivore
Chalcomitra senegalensis62.4 g insectivore-nectarivore
Cyanomitra olivacea712.8 g insectivore-nectarivore
Cyanomitra cyanolaema116.8 g
Hylia prasina4514.1 g insectivore
Ploceus aurantius123.0 g insectivore
Hyphanturgus nigricollis11
Melanopteryx nigerimus11
Coliuspasser axillaris1
Lonchura bicolor poensis19.9 g frugivore-insectivore
"Spermestes poensis"
Nigrita canicapillus618.7 g frugivore-insectivore
"Nigrita canicapilla"
Spermophaga ruficapilla723.6 g granivore
Pirenestes ostrinus2
Mandingoa nitidula29.6 g granivore-insectivore