Siuna (birds, pasture)
Basic information
Sample name: Siuna (birds, pasture)

Reference: D. I. King, M. D. Hernandez-Mayorga, R. Trubey, R. Raudales, and J. H. Rappole. 2007. An evaluation of the contribution of cultivated allspice (Pimenta Dioca) to vertebrate biodiversity conservation in Nicaragua. Biodiversity and Conservation 16:1299-1320 [ER 921]
Country: Nicaragua

Coordinate: 13° 40' N, 85° 50' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: elevation 170 to 600 m
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: pasture
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 24.4
WMT: 26.9
CMT: 21.8
MAP: 2274.0
Habitat comments: "tropical moist and wet forest... Pasture consisted of grazed or recently grazed areas with grass or forb cover with scattered shrubs"
climate data are from Denevan (1961), with MAT/CMT/WMT based on Somoto and MAP based on El Tuma
Life forms: birds
Sites: 6
Site area: 30.000
Sampling methods: quadrat, mist nets
Sample size: 256
Years: 2003, 2004
Sampling comments: "Ten 12 m x 3 m, 32 mm denier mist nets were deployed in each site 50 m apart in a grid pattern approximately 200 m 250 m. Each site was sampled for 250 net hours"
Sample: 1386
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-25 12:18:57
Modified: 2018-04-21 10:43:30
Abundance distribution
48 species
22 singletons
total count 256
extrapolated richness: 100.6
Fisher's α: 17.440
geometric series k: 0.9205
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9132
Shannon's H: 3.0101
Good's u: 0.9144
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Sporophila corvina493.1 g
"Sporophila aurita"
Ramphocelus passerinii4132.0 g frugivore-insectivore
Mionectes oleagineus22.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Phaethornis superciliosus16.3 g nectarivore-insectivore
Hylocharis eliciae123.6 g nectarivore
Volatinia jacarina243.2 g granivore
Saltator maximus1046.2 g frugivore-folivore
Tiaris olivaceus13 granivore
"Tiaris olivacea"
Oryzoborus funereus1312.3 g granivore
Phaethornis longuemareus13.0 g nectarivore-insectivore
Troglodytes aedon51.8 g insectivore
Oncostoma cinereigulare16.4 g insectivore
Arremonops conirostris75.4 g frugivore-insectivore
Crotophaga sulcirostris1287.3 g granivore-insectivore
Passerina cyanea815.0 g granivore-insectivore
Corapipo leucorrhoa210.7 g frugivore
Elaenia flavogaster324.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Seiurus aurocapilla118.8 g insectivore
"Seiurus aurocapillus"
Setophaga pensylvanica2
"Dendroica pensylvanica"
Claravis pretiosa468.2 g granivore-frugivore
Ramphocaenus melanurus19.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Wilsonia pusilla12.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Leiothlypis peregrina2
"Vermivora peregrina"
Capsiempis flaveola17.7 g insectivore
Guiraca caerulea5 nectarivore
Pheucticus ludovicianus542.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Thamnophilus doliatus15.1 g insectivore
Setophaga magnolia2
"Dendroica magnolia"
Elaenia frantzii219.6 g frugivore
Myiarchus crinitus132.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Myiozetetes similis228.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Xenops minutus110.6 g frugivore-insectivore
Heliomaster longirostris36.6 g nectarivore
Setophaga ruticilla18.4 g insectivore
Columbina passerina11.7 g granivore
Cyanerpes lucidus111.4 g frugivore
Columba nigrirostris2 frugivore
Passerina ciris216.1 g granivore-insectivore
Phlogothraupis sanguinolenta2
Tyrannus melancholicus137.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Camptostoma imberbe17.4 g insectivore
Catharus ustulatus130.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Columbina talpacoti16.8 g granivore
Myiodynastes luteiventris146.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Piculus rubiginosus156.2 g
Piranga flava137.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Sporophila minuta17.8 g
Tangara larvata120.0 g frugivore