Serra da Canastra National Park
Basic information
Sample name: Serra da Canastra National Park

Reference: R. D. Andrade and M. A. Marini. 2002. Bird species richness in natural forest patches in southeast Brazil. Lundiana 3(2):141-149 [ER 775]
Country: Brazil
State: Minas Gerais

Coordinate: 21° 45' 0" S, 46° 37' 30" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: coordinate is the midpoint of ranges given in text
altitude 1033 to 1493 m
Habitat: temperate savanna
Protection: national/state park
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.0
CMT: 17.0
MAP: 1500.0
Habitat comments: "cerrado sensu lato (mostly grasslands) with portions of rocky fields (campo rupestre), cerrado sensu stricto (shrublands) and natural patches of gallery forests (locally called capões)... The climate is strongly seasonal"
climate data based on Queirolo and Granzinolli (2009)
Life forms: birds
Sites: 12
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 511
Years: 1997, 1998
Net or trap nights: 359
Sampling comments: an unspecified number of "12-m long and 2.5 m high" mist nets used for 11 hours a day for a total of 3946 mist net hours (about 359 mist net days)
Sample: 1118
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-28 22:05:57
Modified: 2014-08-28 22:05:57
Abundance distribution
67 species
16 singletons
total count 511
extrapolated richness: 90.1
Fisher's α: 20.616
geometric series k: 0.9408
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9623
Shannon's H: 3.6557
Good's u: 0.9687
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Leptotila rufaxilla5157 g granivore-frugivore
Scytalopus novacapitalis118.9 g
Thamnophilus caerulescens1721.1 g insectivore
Dysithamnus mentalis22.4 g insectivore
Conopophaga lineata85.5 g insectivore
Lochmias nematura922.0 g insectivore
Philydor dimidiatus1
Elaenia obscura5623.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Lathrotriccus euleri53.3 g insectivore
Platyrinchus mystaceus69.7 g insectivore
Leptopogon amaurocephalus311.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Phylloscartes ventralis38.3 g insectivore
Antilophia galeata1620.6 g frugivore
Turdus subalaris149.5 g
Basileuterus culicivorus2110.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Basileuterus leucophrys1718.1 g insectivore
Basileuterus leucoblepharus915.1 g insectivore
Tachyphonus coronatus329.3 g omnivore
Pipraeidea melanonota121.0 g frugivore-insectivore
Tersina viridis129.0 g insectivore
Coccyzus melacoryphus145.6 g frugivore-insectivore
Thalurania furcata62.0 g nectarivore-insectivore
Colibri serrirostris66.7 g nectarivore-insectivore
Phaethornis pretrei55.6 g nectarivore
Chlorostilbon aureoventris13.5 g nectarivore-insectivore
Chloroceryle americana25.5 g carnivore
Picumnus cirratus910.2 g insectivore
Veniliornis passerinus232.1 g insectivore
Synallaxis spixi2412.6 g insectivore
Phacellodomus rufifrons424.6 g insectivore
Myiarchus ferox2527.5 g insectivore
Todirostrum cinereum161.8 g insectivore
Serpophaga subcristata26.6 g insectivore
Elaenia flavogaster324.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus leucomelas2269.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Thraupis sayaca15.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Dacnis cayana113.0 g frugivore
Saltator similis1043.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Eupetomena macroura19.0 g nectarivore
Lepidocolaptes angustirostris25.6 g insectivore
Myiophobus fasciatus299.9 g insectivore
Serpophaga nigricans88.5 g insectivore
Knipolegus lophotes531.8 g insectivore
Culicivora caudacuta2
Elaenia chiriquensis215.4 g omnivore
Alectrurus tricolor116.0 g
Tyrannus melancholicus137.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Elaenia sp.5
Myiarchus sp.1
Stelgidopteryx ruficollis716.1 g insectivore
Troglodytes aedon31.8 g insectivore
Schistochlamys ruficapillus2831.2 g omnivore
Tangara cayana1518.0 g omnivore
Geothlypis aequinoctialis1013.1 g insectivore
Emberizoides herbicola95.0 g granivore
Embernagra platensis445.5 g frugivore
Sicalis citrina311.6 g
Volatinia jacarina33.2 g granivore
Zonotrichia capensis32.1 g granivore
Ammodramus humeralis2116.5 g granivore
Sporophila nigricollis49.6 g granivore
Sporophila caerulescens110.2 g granivore
Sporophila plumbea19.7 g
Porphyrospiza caerulescens1
Sporophila sp.5
Gnorimopsar chopi665.9 g granivore
Carduelis magellanicus5 granivore