Laudholm Farm
Basic information
Sample name: Laudholm Farm

Reference: P. W. Rand, E. H. Lacombe, R. P. Smith Jr, and J. Ficker. 1998. Participation of birds (Aves) in the emergence of Lyme disease in southern Maine. Journal of Medical Entomology 35(3):270-276 [ER 1231]
Country: United States
State: Maine

Coordinate: 42° 20' 19" N, 70° 33' 13" W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "within the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve in Wells"
coordinate given in text as 42 20' 0" N, 70 32' 45" W, which is off the coast
entered coordinate based on Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 23.1
CMT: -0.7
MAP: 1076.0
Habitat comments: "a 175 ha wildlife sanctuary" with sampling "along the upland meadow-forest edge"; the forest is "2nd growth" and dominated by red maple, yellow birch, and white pine
climate data are based on station 72509
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 1965
Years: 1989 - 1996
Days: 128
Seasons: spring, summer
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 1024
Sampling comments: sampling was weekly from "15 May through 1 September" each year for "950 +/- 10 net-hours per year... using from 6 to 10 12-m Japanese mist nets" (number of net days is approximately 8 years x 16 days per year x 8 nets)
Sample: 1773
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-09-19 18:51:24
Modified: 2020-05-08 15:50:53
Abundance distribution
64 species
12 singletons
total count 1965
extrapolated richness: 79.3
Fisher's α: 12.673
geometric series k: 0.9107
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9240
Shannon's H: 3.0818
Good's u: 0.9939
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Dumetella carolinensis36335.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Melospiza melodia2351.6 g insectivore-granivore
Geothlypis trichas1602.1 g insectivore
Turdus migratorius12078.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus fuscescens9431.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Mniotilta varia7010.9 g insectivore
Carpodacus mexicanus6621.4 g granivore
Pipilo erythrophthalmus4041.3 g insectivore-granivore
Toxostoma rufum2668.8 g insectivore
Carpodacus purpureus2623.3 g granivore
Seiurus aurocapilla1918.8 g insectivore
"Seiurus aurocapillus"
Molothrus ater193.4 g insectivore-granivore
Parkesia noveboracensis9 insectivore
"Seiurus noveboracensis"
Zonotrichia albicollis524.4 g insectivore-granivore
Troglodytes aedon31.8 g insectivore
Catharus guttatus330.1 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus ustulatus130.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Bombycilla cedrorum14130.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga petechia90
"Dendroica petechia"
Poecile atricapillus8710.8 g
"Parus atricapillus"
Setophaga pensylvanica40
"Dendroica pensylvanica"
Sayornis phoebe3519.7 g insectivore
Vireo olivaceus292.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga ruticilla228.4 g insectivore
Tyrannus tyrannus106.5 g insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris507.9 g insectivore
Mimus polyglottos2048.5 g insectivore
Carduelis tristis1913.1 g insectivore-granivore
Agelaius phoeniceus1165.3 g insectivore-granivore
Dolichonyx oryzivorus833.9 g insectivore
Wilsonia canadensis610.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Empidonax flaviventris511.8 g insectivore
Leiothlypis ruficapilla5
"Vermivora ruficapilla"
Cyanocitta cristata5 insectivore-granivore
Chloroceryle americana55.5 g carnivore
Spizella passerina312.2 g insectivore-granivore
Melospiza georgiana316.1 g insectivore-granivore
Cardinalis cardinalis243.5 g insectivore-granivore
Quiscalus quiscula2120 g insectivore-granivore
Wilsonia pusilla22.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Oporornis philadelphia112.0 g insectivore
Leiothlypis peregrina1
"Vermivora peregrina"
Hylocichla mustelina247.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Passer domesticus14.9 g granivore
Empidonax alnorum1912.7 g insectivore
Tachycineta bicolor1321.2 g insectivore
Empidonax minimus1210.0 g insectivore
Picoides pubescens102.8 g insectivore
Pheucticus ludovicianus942.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Parus bicolor8 insectivore
Setophaga magnolia7
"Dendroica magnolia"
Icterus galbula633.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga virens3
"Dendroica virens"
Parula americana22.8 g insectivore
Myiarchus crinitus232.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Sitta canadensis29.8 g insectivore
Setophaga castanea1
"Dendroica castanea"
Picoides villosus12.7 g insectivore
Setophaga coronata1
"Dendroica coronata"
Contopus virens113.9 g insectivore
Piranga olivacea128.2 g insectivore
Vireo griseus111.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga striata1
"Dendroica striata"
Hirundo rustica12.1 g insectivore