Para La Tierra Biological Station
Basic information
Sample name: Para La Tierra Biological Station
Sample aka: Reserva Natural de Laguna Blanca

Reference: P. Smith, D. Onley, E. Northcote-Smith, and K. Atkinson. 2012. Morphometrics of cerrado birds from the Reserva Natural Laguna Blanca (NE Paraguay). Ring 34:51-67 [ER 780]
Country: Paraguay

Coordinate: 23° 48' S, 56° 17' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 27.8
CMT: 17.3
MAP: 1291.0
Habitat comments: "near pristine cerrado, a patch of degraded Atlantic forest and some transitional semideciduous humid-dry gallery forest"
climate data based on station 86134 (Concepcion)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 199
Years: 2005, 2010, 2011
Days: 87
Sampling comments: 1 to 7 mist nets "of 10 to 20 m total length" were used for "up to 9 hours a day"
Sample: 1125
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-29 21:29:04
Modified: 2014-08-29 21:29:04
Abundance distribution
60 species
19 singletons
total count 199
extrapolated richness: 98.9
Fisher's α: 29.169
geometric series k: 0.9563
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9685
Shannon's H: 3.7546
Good's u: 0.9052
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Crypturellus parvirostris1180 g frugivore
Porzana albicollis1100 g
Columbina picui347.0 g frugivore
Columbina talpacoti26.8 g granivore
Scardafella squammata3
Brotogeris chiriri361.6 g frugivore
Coccyzus melacoryphus145.6 g frugivore-insectivore
Phaethornis pretrei15.6 g nectarivore
Hylocharis chrysura84.5 g nectarivore-insectivore
Chlorostilbon lucidus1 nectarivore
Nyctibeus griseus2
Caprimulgus parvulus637.0 g
Hydropsalis brasilianus3
Eleothreptus candicans6
Nyctidromus albicollis17.9 g insectivore
Picumnus cirratus110.2 g insectivore
Taraba major159.2 g insectivore
Formicivora rufa210.8 g insectivore
Furnarius rufus63.4 g insectivore
Synallaxis albescens111.2 g insectivore
Lepidocolaptes angustirostris25.6 g insectivore
Camptostoma obsoletum28.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Elaenia chiriquensis115.4 g omnivore
Elaenia parvirostris313.8 g frugivore-insectivore
Elaenia flavogaster624.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Euscarthamus meloryphus1
Hemitriccus margaritaceiventer68.4 g insectivore
Myiophobus fasciatus39.9 g insectivore
Cnemotriccus fuscatus213.6 g insectivore
Casiornis rufa324.8 g insectivore
Myiarchus ferox127.5 g insectivore
Myiarchus tyrannulus35.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Pitangus sulphuratus34.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Myiozetetes similis228.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Pipra fasciicauda115.9 g frugivore
Petrochelidon pyrrhonata1
Troglodytes aedon51.8 g insectivore
Turdus rufiventris166.8 g frugivore-insectivore
Turdus leucomelas1169.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Turdus amaurochalinus257.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Geothlypis aequinoctialis113.1 g insectivore
Basileuterus flaveolus23.6 g insectivore
Pipraeidea melanonota121.0 g frugivore-insectivore
Dacnis cayana313.0 g frugivore
Thraupis sayaca15.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Neothraupis fasciata1026.8 g
Cypsnagra hirundinacea231.4 g
Saltator atricollis253.8 g granivore
Coryphospingus cucullatus143.7 g granivore
Oryzoborus angolensis213.0 g granivore
Sporophila caerulescens1410.2 g granivore
Sporophila hypoxantha2
Sporophila leucoptera115.5 g granivore
Volatinia jacarina113.2 g granivore
Emberizoides herbicola45.0 g granivore
Ammodramus humeralis316.5 g granivore
Icterus pyrrhopterus5
Molothrus rufoaxillaris3
Gnorimopsar chopi465.9 g granivore
Euphonia chlorotica211.0 g frugivore