Pine Swamp
Basic information
Sample name: Pine Swamp

Reference: K. S. Anderson and H. K. Maxfield. 1962. Sampling passerine birds in a wooded swamp in southeastern Massachusetts. Wilson Bulletin 74(4):381-385 [ER 709]
Country: United States
State: Massachusetts

Coordinate: 41° 54' N, 71° 5' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "on the northeast outskirts of the city of Taunton" (coordinate based on Taunton)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 23.0
CMT: -0.9
MAP: 1136.0
Habitat comments: "red maple-white cedar swamp"
climate data based on station 72507 (Providence Airport)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 177
Years: 1960
Days: 20
Nets or traps: 16
Net or trap nights: 320
Sampling comments: eight 7 x 40 foot nets placed on each of two trails laid out for two days at a time on ten occasions
Sample: 1026
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-15 20:50:13
Modified: 2014-08-15 20:50:13
Abundance distribution
18 species
4 singletons
total count 177
standardised richness: 14.2
Fisher's α: 5.010
geometric series k: 0.8113
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8795
Shannon's H: 2.3824
Good's u: 0.9775
Picoides villosus22.7 g insectivore
Picoides pubescens42.8 g insectivore
Cyanocitta cristata6 insectivore-granivore
Poecile atricapillus3510.8 g
Dumetella carolinensis435.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus migratorius3478.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Hylocichla mustelina1747.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus fuscescens2331.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Mniotilta varia410.9 g insectivore
Setophaga virens1
Seiurus aurocapilla1118.8 g insectivore
"Seiurus aurocapillus"
Parkesia noveboracensis13 insectivore
Geothlypis trichas22.1 g insectivore
Cardellina canadensis7
Setophaga ruticilla18.4 g insectivore
Icterus galbula133.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Quiscalus quiscula11120 g insectivore-granivore
Pipilo erythrophthalmus141.3 g insectivore-granivore