Burullus Ringing Station (Autumn 2005)
Basic information
Sample name: Burullus Ringing Station (Autumn 2005)

Reference: G. Zaniewicz and J. Chrusciel. 2011. Burullus ringing station (N Egypt) - ringing results and seasonal bird migration dynamics in 2005-2007. Ring 33(1-2):77-87 [ER 782]
Country: Egypt

Coordinate: 31.000000° N, 30.000000° E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "north-east of the Rosetta Branch of the River Nile"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical wetland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 19.5
MAP: 200.0
Habitat comments: "at the fish farms that stretch along the southern shore of Burullus [in the Nile River Delta]. Nets were located mainly in the reed- beds"
there is no nearby climate station; climate data based on El-Adawy et al. (2013, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 2990
Years: 2005
Days: 63
Sampling comments: number of nets and net hours not stated
Sample: 1127
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-30 10:08:35
Modified: 2014-08-30 10:08:35
Abundance distribution
53 species
13 singletons
total count 2990
extrapolated richness: 73.9
Fisher's α: 9.150
geometric series k: 0.8858
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8897
Shannon's H: 2.5782
Good's u: 0.9957
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Acrocephalus arundinaceus1430.0 g insectivore
Acrocephalus palustris211.5 g insectivore
Acrocephalus schoenobaenus4423.5 g insectivore
Acrocephalus scirpaceus12112.3 g insectivore
Acrocephalus stentoreus20624.2 g insectivore
Alcedo atthis5486.0 g carnivore
Ardeola ralloides2287 g
Athene noctua113.2 g
Centropus senegalensis5169 g carnivore-insectivore
Ceryle rudis2082.4 g carnivore
Coturnix coturnix190.0 g frugivore-granivore
Emberiza hortulana119.9 g omnivore
Erithacus rubecula117.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Falco tinnunculus1167 g carnivore
Ficedula parva19.9 g insectivore
Gallinula chloropus118.4 g omnivore
Halcyon smyrnensis791.4 g carnivore
Hirundo rustica3442.1 g insectivore
Ixobrychus minutus10110.9 g
Jynx torquilla26.0 g insectivore
Lanius collurio29 carnivore
Lanius senator2 carnivore
Locustella luscinioides133.7 g
Luscinia luscinia123.8 g
Luscinia megarhynchos22.8 g insectivore
Luscinia svecica762.5 g insectivore
Merops apiaster156.6 g insectivore
Merops persicus2349.3 g
Motacilla alba41.9 g insectivore
Motacilla citreola14.2 g insectivore
Motacilla flava652.1 g carnivore
Muscicapa striata1115.9 g insectivore
Oenanthe oenanthe25.5 g insectivore
Oriolus oriolus1 insectivore
Passer domesticus834.9 g granivore
Passer hispaniolensis1124.2 g
Phoenicurus phoenicurus214.7 g
Phylloscopus collybita938.3 g insectivore
Phylloscopus sibilatrix29.2 g insectivore
Phylloscopus trochilus4998.7 g insectivore
Ploceus manyar3417.4 g
Porzana porzana387.1 g
Prinia gracilis97.1 g
Riparia riparia1603.4 g insectivore
Saxicola rubetra1816.6 g insectivore
Saxicola torquatus43.9 g insectivore
"Saxicola torquata"
Streptopelia senegalensis18.2 g frugivore-granivore
Sylvia atricapilla216.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia borin118.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia communis215.1 g insectivore
Sylvia curruca83.4 g insectivore
Turdus philomelos468.9 g frugivore
Vanellus spinosus2192 g