Estação Ecológica de Águas Emendadas
Basic information
Sample name: Estação Ecológica de Águas Emendadas

Reference: A. Fecchio, M. Robalinho Lima, M. Svensson-Coelho, M. A. Marini, and R. E. Ricklefs. 2013. Structure and organization of an avian haemosporidian assemblage in a Neotropical savanna in Brazil. Parasitology 140(2):181-192 [ER 757]
Country: Brazil
State: Distrito Federal

Coordinate: 15° 35' S, 47° 35' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: coordinate is midpoint of ranges given in text
on the outskirts of Brasilia and apparently within the Distrito Federal itself
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.9
CMT: 18.5
MAP: 1552.0
Habitat comments: "‘cerrado’ (sensu stricto), ‘campo cerrado’ (open cerrado), ‘campo sujo’ (grassland with sparse shrubs) and ‘campo limpo’ (grassland without shrubs)"
MAP given in text; CMT and WMT based on climate station 83377 (Brasilia)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 790
Years: 2005 - 2009
Sampling comments: there were "25 sessions a year" of unstated duration using "10 to 20 mist-nets (mesh = 35 mm) of 10 or 12 m length and 2·5 m height"
Sample: 1095
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-25 15:23:18
Modified: 2014-08-25 15:23:18
Abundance distribution
54 species
11 singletons
total count 790
extrapolated richness: 71.9
Fisher's α: 13.126
geometric series k: 0.9113
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9259
Shannon's H: 3.0715
Good's u: 0.9861
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Columbina talpacoti16.8 g granivore
Aratinga aurea286.5 g frugivore
Caprimulgus parvulus237.0 g
Hydropsalis torquata4 insectivore
Eupetomena macroura29.0 g nectarivore
Colibri serrirostris36.7 g nectarivore-insectivore
Chlorostilbon aureoventris23.5 g nectarivore-insectivore
Heliactin bilophus1
Galbula ruficauda226.5 g insectivore
Nystalus chacuru1852.3 g insectivore
Nystalus maculatus342.0 g insectivore
Veniliornis mixtus15
Colaptes campestris3158 g insectivore
Melanopareia torquata417.2 g insectivore
Thamnophilus torquatus321.1 g insectivore
Lepidocolaptes angustirostris345.6 g insectivore
Synallaxis albescens1411.2 g insectivore
Phacellodomus rufifrons6224.6 g insectivore
Myiopagis viridicata22.3 g insectivore
Elaenia cristata9118.2 g
Elaenia chiriquensis13715.4 g omnivore
Elaenia obscura123.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Camptostoma obsoletum158.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Suiriri suiriri3115.3 g insectivore
Suiriri islerorum1622.8 g
Phaeomyias murina1210.0 g insectivore
Euscarthmus rufomarginatus16.0 g
Sublegatus modestus114.0 g insectivore
Culicivora caudacuta2
Myiophobus fasciatus29.9 g insectivore
Myiodynastes maculatus243.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Tyrannus savana331.9 g insectivore
Myiarchus swainsoni4025.1 g insectivore
Myiarchus tyrannulus15.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Pachyramphus polychopterus120.8 g frugivore-insectivore
Cyclarhis gujanensis828.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Troglodytes musculus5 insectivore
Turdus rufiventris166.8 g frugivore-insectivore
Turdus leucomelas469.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Turdus amaurochalinus757.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus subalaris149.5 g
Mimus saturninus1563.7 g insectivore
Saltator atricollis553.8 g granivore
Neothraupis fasciata7826.8 g
Cypsnagra hirundinacea2231.4 g
Tangara cayana118.0 g omnivore
Hemithraupis guira312.0 g insectivore
Ammodramus humeralis4216.5 g granivore
Sicalis citrina111.6 g
Emberizoides herbicola145.0 g granivore
Volatinia jacarina283.2 g granivore
Sporophila plumbea189.7 g
Charitospiza eucosma2
Coryphospingus cucullatus23.7 g granivore