El Viso
Basic information
Sample name: El Viso

Reference: C. M. Herrera. 1984. A study of avian frugivores, bird-dispersed plants, and their interaction in Mediterranean scrublands. Ecological Monographs 54(1):1-23 [ER 720]
Country: Spain
State: Sevilla

Coordinate: 37° 23' N, 5° 43' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "near El Viso del Alcor" (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: Mediterranean woodland
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 27.0
CMT: 9.3
MAP: 580.0
Habitat comments: "the site has remained mostly undisturbed for at least the last 50 yr... impenetrable scrub"
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 1696
Years: 1978 - 1982
Days: 40
Sampling comments: number of nets is not stated
Sample: 1042
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-17 12:10:15
Modified: 2014-08-17 12:10:15
Abundance distribution
31 species
2 singletons
total count 1696
standardised richness: 15.9
Fisher's α: 5.386
geometric series k: 0.8222
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8777
Shannon's H: 2.4844
Good's u: 0.9988
Carduelis carduelis5016.0 g granivore
Carduelis chloris18826.0 g granivore
Certhia brachydactyla18.2 g insectivore
Cisticola juncidis47.5 g insectivore
Erithacus rubecula16517.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Ficedula hypoleuca1512.2 g insectivore-frugivore
Hippolais polyglotta1811.0 g insectivore
Lanius excubitor1
Lanius senator47 carnivore
Locustella naevia213.3 g insectivore
Luscinia megarhynchos252.8 g insectivore
Motacilla alba21.9 g insectivore
Muscicapa striata215.9 g insectivore
Cyanistes caeruleus103.2 g insectivore
"Parus caeruleus"
Parus major202.4 g insectivore-granivore
Phoenicurus ochruros516.5 g
Phoenicurus phoenicurus3114.7 g
Phylloscopus bonelli98.5 g
Phylloscopus collybita1828.3 g insectivore
Phylloscopus trochilus128.7 g insectivore
Prunella modularis114.6 g insectivore-granivore
Regulus ignicapillus25.6 g insectivore
Saxicola torquatus73.9 g insectivore
"Saxicola torquata"
Serinus serinus5411.2 g granivore
Sylvia atricapilla33516.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia borin3818.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia cantillans49.6 g insectivore
Sylvia communis3615.1 g insectivore
Sylvia melanocephala35611.7 g insectivore
Turdus merula599.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus philomelos568.9 g frugivore