Blue Creek Village (Field Station)
Basic information
Sample name: Blue Creek Village (Field Station)

Reference: J. C. Kricher and W. E. Davis Jr. 1998. Species richness and site fidelity among resident neotropical birds. Southwestern Naturalist 43(2):228-233 [ER 1232]
Country: Belize

Coordinate: 16° 30' N, 89° 3' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 29.5
CMT: 23.0
MAP: 3035.0
Habitat comments: "in mature forest with a 35 to 40 m canopy"
climate data are based on Walsh et al. (2014), with CM daily min/max 18/28 and WM daily min/max 23/32
Life forms: birds
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 294
Years: 1982 - 1984
Days: 30
Seasons: winter
Sampling comments: netting was "for approximately 10 days during January" each year over three years but the number of nets is unclear
Sample: 1774
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-09-19 19:37:59
Modified: 2015-09-27 18:08:56
Abundance distribution
41 species
15 singletons
total count 294
extrapolated richness: 67.8
Fisher's α: 12.953
geometric series k: 0.8971
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8997
Shannon's H: 2.9221
Good's u: 0.9490
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Leptotila cassinii6159 g frugivore
Threnetes ruckeri15.2 g nectarivore-insectivore
Phaethornis superciliosus776.3 g nectarivore-insectivore
Phaethornis longuemareus23.0 g nectarivore-insectivore
Phaeochroa cuvierii18.9 g
Campylopterus curvipennis36.0 g
Campylopterus hemileucurus111.0 g nectarivore
Florisuga mellivora167.4 g nectarivore-insectivore
Colibri delphinae16.4 g nectarivore
Thalurania furcata12.0 g nectarivore-insectivore
Amazilia candida10 nectarivore
Amazilia tzacatl62.1 g nectarivore-insectivore
Megaceryle torquata1 carnivore
"Ceryle torquata"
Chloroceryle amazona1121 g carnivore
Chloroceryle americana15.5 g carnivore
Momotus momota210.6 g carnivore-insectivore
Malacoptila panamensis742.6 g insectivore
Dendrocincla anabatina437.4 g insectivore
Dendrocincla homochroa46.1 g insectivore
Sittasomus griseicapillus12.6 g insectivore
Glyphorhynchus spirurus21 frugivore-insectivore
Automolus ochrolaemus340.2 g insectivore
Sclerurus guatemalensis134.7 g insectivore
Formicarius analis362.2 g insectivore
Pipra mentalis2115.0 g frugivore
Manacus candei118.8 g frugivore
Schiffornis turdina631.7 g insectivore
"Schiffornis turdinus"
Attila spadiceus439.1 g insectivore
Terenotriccus erythrurus47.4 g insectivore
Myiobius sulphureipygius1111.9 g insectivore
Onychorhynchus mexicanus5 insectivore
Platyrinchus mystaceus19.7 g insectivore
Mionectes oleagineus272.3 g insectivore-frugivore
"Mionectes oleaginea"
Henicorhina leucosticta914.8 g insectivore
Microcerculus marginatus14.2 g insectivore
Myadestes unicolor137.9 g omnivore
Hylophilus ochraceiceps311.6 g insectivore
Euphonia gouldi414.0 g frugivore
Habia rubica1134.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Eucometis penicillata127.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Arremon aurantiirostris1034.5 g frugivore-insectivore