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

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: 489
Years: 1970 - 1972
Days: 23
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 184
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: 1066
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-21 22:01:22
Modified: 2014-08-21 22:01:22
Abundance distribution
66 species
20 singletons
total count 489
extrapolated richness: 101.1
Fisher's α: 20.559
geometric series k: 0.9385
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9470
Shannon's H: 3.4247
Good's u: 0.9592
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Milvus migrans129.5 g invertivore-carnivore
Tympanistria tympanistria5
Turtur afer265.6 g granivore
Chrysococcyx cupreus137.7 g insectivore
Chrysococcyx caprius629.3 g insectivore
Chrysococcyx klaas126.2 g insectivore
Centropus superciliosus112.6 g
Ceuthmochares aereus165.8 g insectivore
Ispidina picta103.8 g piscivore
Halcyon senegalensis5 carnivore
Aerops albicollis22
Melittophagus variegatus20
Colius striatus451.1 g frugivore
Pogoniulus leucolaima2
Pogoniulus scolopaceus1 omnivore
Lybius bidentatus384.5 g frugivore
Mirafra africana27.2 g insectivore
Budytes flavus28
Anthus leucophrys25.2 g insectivore
Macronyx croceus447.1 g insectivore
Pycnonotus tricolor16 frugivore-insectivore
Pyrrhurus flavicollis2
Andropadus curvirostris924.9 g frugivore
Eurillas virens19
Parisoma plumbeum1
Pedilorhynchus camitatus1
Turdus pelios465.4 g insectivore
Myrmecocichla nigra840.3 g insectivore
Saxicola rubetra416.6 g insectivore
Cossypha heuglini137.5 g omnivore
Cossypha niveicapilla336.7 g insectivore
Erythropygia zambesiana1
Sylvia borin618.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Apalis flavida28.5 g insectivore
Eminia lepida120.2 g insectivore
Cisticola sp.2
Prinia leucopogon411.7 g insectivore
Hirundo rustica22.1 g insectivore
Hirundo angolensis1917.8 g
Hirundo abyssinica12 insectivore
Riparia cincta222.3 g insectivore
Campephaga phoenicea127.1 g insectivore
Laniarius erythrogaster2
Tchagra australis5 insectivore
Lamprocolius purpureiceps1
Zosterops senegalensis1810.9 g frugivore-insectivore
Cinnyris cupreus13.1 g nectarivore
Cinnyris chloropygius16.2 g
Chalcomitra senegalensis122.4 g insectivore-nectarivore
Cyanomitra olivacea22.8 g insectivore-nectarivore
Cyanomitra verticalis315.2 g insectivore-nectarivore
Cyanomitra cyanolaema116.8 g
Hedydipna collaris22.6 g nectarivore
"Anthreptes collaris"
Passer griseus101.9 g granivore
Ploceus cucullatus433.3 g granivore
Ploceus aurantius1323.0 g insectivore
Hyphanturgus nigricollis62
Melanopteryx nigerimus53
Melanopteryx weynsi4
Coliuspasser axillaris5
Lonchura bicolor poensis29.9 g frugivore-insectivore
"Spermestes poensis"
Nigrita canicapillus118.7 g frugivore-insectivore
"Nigrita canicapilla"
Clytospiza monteiri414.9 g
Lagonosticta rubricata13.2 g granivore
Vidua macroura116.0 g granivore
Serinus sulphuratus127.9 g granivore