Atherton Tableland
Basic information
Sample name: Atherton Tableland

Reference: S. G. W. Laurance, D. Jones, D. Westcott, A. Mckeown, G. Harrington, and D. W. Hilbert. 2013. Habitat fragmentation and ecological traits influence the prevalence of avian blood parasites in a tropical rainforest landscape. PLOS One 8(10):e76227 [ER 731]
Geography
Country: Australia
State: Queensland

Coordinate: 17° 21' S, 145° 35' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: sites are shown on a map as either between or east of Malanda and Tarzali (coordinate based on Malanda Falls)
elevation 600 to 900 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 29.0
CMT: 16.0
MAP: 2500.0
Habitat comments: "tropical rainforest classified structurally as complex mesophyll vine forest"
combination of three forest fragments "of 20, 39 and 85 ha in area" that have been "isolated for ~50 years" plus three "continuous forest sites"
Methods
Life forms: birds
Sites: 6
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 299
Days: 12
Sampling comments: three habitat fragments and three sites in continuous forest
"Each site was netted for two consecutive days" in sequence
number and size of nets is not indicated
Metadata
Sample: 1058
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-20 20:09:54
Modified: 2015-02-24 10:53:22
Abundance distribution
28 species
7 singletons
total count 299
Fisher's α: 7.563
geometric series k: 0.8604
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9074
Shannon's H: 2.7041
Good's u: 0.9767
Register