Portalban (Wald)
Basic information
Sample name: Portalban (Wald)

Reference: L. Jenni and F. Widmer. 1996. Habitatnutzung von Kleinvogeln in der Herbstzugzeit am Neuenburgersee. Der Ornithologische Beobachter 93(3):221-248 [ER 1226]
Country: Switzerland

Coordinate: 46° 55' N, 6° 57' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 8.0
WMT: 17.6
CMT: -3.1
MAP: 1118.0
Habitat comments: 3 nets were in a popular plantation and the others in various broadleaf forest habitats
climate data are for the Fribourg canton and are from Roger et al. (2014, Geoderma)
Life forms: birds
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 6732
Years: 1987 - 1989
Days: 92
Seasons: summer, autumn
Nets or traps: 13
Sampling comments: sampling was continuous through August, September, and October each year
number of nets is uncertain because the table simplifies a much more complicated classification of sites
Sample: 1766
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-09-19 11:45:16
Modified: 2018-04-20 17:35:38
Abundance distribution
68 species
15 singletons
total count 6732
extrapolated richness: 86.4
Fisher's α: 10.522
geometric series k: 0.8922
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8568
Shannon's H: 2.5948
Good's u: 0.9978
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Circus pygargus1261 g carnivore
Accipiter nisus2150 g carnivore
Falco subbuteo1186 g carnivore
Rallus aquaticus1125 g
Streptopelia turtur1132 g granivore
Cuculus canorus1117 g insectivore
Alcedo atthis206.0 g carnivore
Upupa epops18.6 g insectivore
Jynx torquilla136.0 g insectivore
Picus canus11137 g insectivore
Dendrocopos major144.2 g insectivore
Dendrocopos minor1419.8 g
Hirundo rustica682.1 g insectivore
Delichon urbica4 insectivore
Anthus trivialis921.7 g insectivore
Motacilla cinerea14.0 g carnivore
Troglodytes troglodytes501.6 g insectivore
Prunella modularis374.6 g insectivore-granivore
Erithacus rubecula209117.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Luscinia megarhynchos82.8 g insectivore
Luscinia svecica42.5 g insectivore
Phoenicurus ochruros716.5 g
Phoenicurus phoenicurus10414.7 g
Saxicola rubetra116.6 g insectivore
Oenanthe oenanthe15.5 g insectivore
Turdus merula2449.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus pilaris4106 g
Turdus philomelos13468.9 g frugivore
Locustella naevia1313.3 g insectivore
Locustella luscinioides23.7 g
Acrocephalus schoenobaenus13.5 g insectivore
Acrocephalus palustris411.5 g insectivore
Acrocephalus scirpaceus26412.3 g insectivore
Acrocephalus arundinaceus430.0 g insectivore
Hippolais icterina113.2 g insectivore
Sylvia nisoria122.5 g
Sylvia curruca83.4 g insectivore
Sylvia communis2315.1 g insectivore
Sylvia borin35218.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia atricapilla114716.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Phylloscopus sibilatrix29.2 g insectivore
Phylloscopus collybita3408.3 g insectivore
Phylloscopus trochilus928.7 g insectivore
Regulus regulus285.6 g
Regulus ignicapillus85.6 g insectivore
Muscicapa striata10715.9 g insectivore
Ficedula hypoleuca36912.2 g insectivore-frugivore
Panurus biarmicus13.7 g
Aegithalos caudatus768.6 g insectivore
Poecile palustris593.4 g
"Parus palustris"
Poecile montanus14
"Parus montanus"
Periparus ater59.2 g insectivore
"Parus ater"
Cyanistes caeruleus3363.2 g insectivore
"Parus caeruleus"
Parus major2842.4 g insectivore-granivore
Sitta europaea232.7 g insectivore
Certhia brachydactyla338.2 g insectivore
Oriolus oriolus1 insectivore
Lanius collurio5 carnivore
Garrulus glandarius5 insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris17.9 g insectivore
Fringilla coelebs112.9 g granivore
Carduelis chloris1926.0 g granivore
Carduelis carduelis516.0 g granivore
Carduelis spinus17313.5 g
Pyrrhula pyrrhula205.2 g granivore
Coccothraustes coccothraustes258.0 g
Emberiza citrinella329.7 g
Emberiza schoeniclus4319.7 g