Corbetís Gap (natural forest)
Basic information
Sample name: Corbetís Gap (natural forest)

Reference: B. Dhakal, M. A. Pinard, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, H. M. S. P. M. Weerasinghe, A. L. S. Dharmaparakrama, and D. F. R. P. Burslem. 2012. Impacts of cardamom cultivation on montane forest ecosystems in Sri Lanka. Forest Ecology and Management 274:151-160 [ER 2460]
Country: Sri Lanka

Coordinate: 7° 19' N, 80° 36' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in the Knuckles Forest Reserve... elevation range 1020Ė1340 m"
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: forest reserve
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 21.0
MAP: 2776.0
Habitat comments: "natural forest with no planted cardamom, although a low density of naturally regenerating carda- mom was sometimes present"
MAP stated in text
MAT is for Knuckles Forest Reserve "above 915 m" and is from Samarawickrama et al. (2012, Amphibian and Reptile Conservation)
Life forms: trees
Sites: 10
Site area: 0.400
Sampling methods: quadrat
Sample size: 507
Years: 2007
Minimum size: 5.0cm dbh
Sampling comments: "Ten 20 x 20 m plots were selected randomly in each forest type at each site"
Sample: 2732
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-10-14 15:56:50
Modified: 2018-06-30 21:30:33
Abundance distribution
39 species
12 singletons
total count 507
extrapolated richness: 58.7
Fisher's α: 9.847
geometric series k: 0.8811
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8897
Shannon's H: 2.6830
Good's u: 0.9764
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.