Basic information
Sample name: Monteverde

Reference: B. E. Young, M. C. Garvin, and D. B. McDonald. 1993. Blood parasites in birds from Monteverde, Costa Rica. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 29(4):555-560 [ER 1235]
Country: Costa Rica

Coordinate: 10° 18' N, 84° 45' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: elevation 1300 to 1500 m
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAT: 18.5
MAP: 2500.0
Habitat comments: "10 to 20-yr-old second growth and primary forest"
climate data are for the Monteverde Cloud Forest and are from Anchukaitis et al. (2008)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 479
Years: 1987 - 1991
Sampling comments: "The entire study area encompassed 2.6 km2"
sampling effort unclear
Sample: 1779
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-09-20 20:20:34
Modified: 2015-09-27 18:29:32
Abundance distribution
60 species
23 singletons
total count 479
extrapolated richness: 102.0
Fisher's α: 18.116
geometric series k: 0.9266
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9337
Shannon's H: 3.2917
Good's u: 0.9520
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Aulacorhynchus prasinus75.3 g granivore-frugivore
Catharus ustulatus4830.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Hylocichla mustelina147.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus assimilis170.2 g omnivore
Vireo philadelphicus311.5 g insectivore
Wilsonia pusilla72.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Chlorospingus ophthalmicus142.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Atlapetes gutturalis16
Atlapetes brunneinucha8
Melozone leucotis2139.9 g
Tiaris olivaceus10 granivore
"Tiaris olivacea"
Zonotrichia capensis92.1 g granivore
Geotrygon chiriquensis1308 g
Leptotila verreauxi111.6 g granivore-frugivore
Momotus momota510.6 g carnivore-insectivore
Semnornis frantzii157.3 g
Melanerpes hoffmanii1
Premnoplex brunnescens316.3 g insectivore
Thripadectes rufobrunneus156.2 g
Dendrocincla homochroa196.1 g insectivore
Sittasomus griseicapillus72.6 g insectivore
Xiphorhynchus erythropygius246.8 g insectivore
Lepidocolaptes souleyetii125.7 g insectivore
Dysithamnus mentalis32.4 g insectivore
Myrmotherula schisticolor19.6 g insectivore
Zimmerius vilissimus99.7 g omnivore
Elaenia frantzii519.6 g frugivore
Mionectes olivaceus353.8 g frugivore-insectivore
Mionectes oleagineus52.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Rhynchocyclus brevirostris224.3 g insectivore
Platyrinchus mystaceus59.7 g insectivore
Empidonax flavescens512.5 g
Myiarchus tuberculifer22.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Megarynchus pitangua18.0 g frugivore-insectivore
Myiodynastes hemichrysus143.4 g
Chiroxiphia linearis9017.0 g
Cyanocorax morio1 omnivore
Thryothorus rufalbus84.7 g insectivore
Thryothorus modestus53.9 g insectivore
Troglodytes aedon201.8 g insectivore
Troglodytes ochraceus19.4 g
Henicorhina leucosticta114.8 g insectivore
Henicorhina leucophrys132.5 g insectivore
Myadestes melanops1632.1 g
Catharus aurantiirostris729.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus fuscater433.7 g
Leiothlypis peregrina1
"Vermivora peregrina"
Setophaga pensylvanica1
"Dendroica pensylvanica"
Setophaga virens1
"Dendroica virens"
Oporornis formosus114.0 g insectivore
Geothlypis poliocephala114.6 g insectivore
Wilsonia canadensis310.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Myioborus miniatus239.0 g insectivore
Basileuterus culicivorus1010.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Basileuterus rufifrons310.4 g
Basileuterus tristriatus13.4 g insectivore
Coereba flaveola11.3 g frugivore-insectivore
Tangara icterocephala122.0 g
Euphonia hirundinacea414.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Molothrus aeneus168.9 g granivore-insectivore