Basic information
Sample name: Wateree

Reference: W. E. Collins, G. M. Jeffery, J. C. Skinner, A. J. Harrison, and F. Arnold. 1966. Blood parasites of birds at Wateree, South Carolina. Journal of Parasitology 52(4):671-673 [ER 767]
Country: United States
State: South Carolina

Coordinate: 33° 53' N, 80° 42' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "The area was approximately 6 miles long, running along U. S. Highway 601 from the Southern Railroad crossing in Wateree, South Carolina to the Wateree River" (coordinate based on Easterover, which is just off of 601)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.3
CMT: 7.7
MAP: 1216.0
Habitat comments: "extensive pine plantings with intermixed areas of freshwater swamp"
climate data based on station 72310 (Columbia airport)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets, hand capture
Sample size: 527
Sampling comments: "Birds were collected in Japanese nylon mist nets or were shot, the latter proving to be the most effective method in the very dense areas and for several species of birds such as woodpecker"
Sample: 1110
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-27 12:08:28
Modified: 2014-08-27 12:08:28
Abundance distribution
62 species
18 singletons
total count 527
extrapolated richness: 90.0
Fisher's α: 18.251
geometric series k: 0.9319
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9495
Shannon's H: 3.4421
Good's u: 0.9659
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Agelaius phaeniceus2
Cassidix mexicanum2
Centurus carolinus12
Coccyzus americanus americanus864.0 g insectivore
Colaptes auratus americana1211.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Contopus virens913.9 g insectivore
Cyanocitta cristata34 insectivore-granivore
Dendrocopus pubescens10
Setophaga coronata coronata1
"Dendroica coronata coronata"
Setophaga dominica6
"Dendroica dominica"
Setophaga magnolia3
"Dendroica magnolia"
Hylatomus pileatus1
Hylocichla guttata faxoni8
Hylocichla mustelina947.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Icteria virens virens224.4 g insectivore
Mimus polyglottos polyglottos1148.5 g insectivore
Myiarchus crinitus632.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Parula americanus33
Parus carolinensis23 insectivore
Pipilo erythrophthalmus erythrophthalmus2241.3 g insectivore-granivore
Piranga olivacea328.2 g insectivore
Piranga rubra rubra65.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Quiscalus quiscula4120 g insectivore-granivore
Cardinalis cardinalis7443.5 g insectivore-granivore
Sayornis phoebe119.7 g insectivore
Setophaga ruticilla118.4 g insectivore
Sitta pusilla210.2 g
Sphyrapicus varius varius1650.3 g insectivore
Spizella pusilla pusilla1612.5 g insectivore
Thyrothorus ludovicianus13
Toxostoma rufum rufum4768.8 g insectivore
Tyrannus tyrannus116.5 g insectivore
Archilochus colubris12.9 g nectarivore
Chaetura pelagica123.6 g insectivore
Cistothorus platensis stellaris12.3 g insectivore
Setophaga discolor24
"Dendroica discolor"
Setophaga palmarum1
"Dendroica palmarum"
Setophaga pinus5
"Dendroica pinus"
Dendrocopus villosus2
Dumetella carolinensis635.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Empidonax flaviventris111.8 g insectivore
Empidonax traillii traillii213.1 g insectivore-frugivore
Geothlypis trichas52.1 g insectivore
Guiraca caerulea caerulea1 nectarivore
Junco hyemalis21.6 g insectivore-granivore
Lanius ludovicianus1
Melospiza georgiana116.1 g insectivore-granivore
Melospiza melodia21.6 g insectivore-granivore
Mniotilta varia110.9 g insectivore
Molothrus ater ater33.4 g insectivore-granivore
Nuttallornis borealis1
Parus bicolor4 insectivore
Passer domesticus domesticus164.9 g granivore
Protonotaria citrea114.3 g insectivore
Regulus calendula calendula136.5 g insectivore
Regulus satrapa satrapa46.3 g insectivore
Riparia riparia riparia13.4 g insectivore
Sitta canadensis19.8 g insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris vulgaris37.9 g insectivore
Vermivora cyanoptera1
"Vermivora pinus"
Vireo flavifrons318.0 g insectivore
Vireo gilvus gilvus13.4 g insectivore-frugivore