Shasha Forest Reserve (36 mm mesh)
Basic information
Sample name: Shasha Forest Reserve (36 mm mesh)

Reference: A. I. Akinpelu. 2013. Mesh size and bird capture rates in shasha forest reserve, ile-ife, Nigeria. Cameroon Journal of Experimental Biology 9(1):27-33 [ER 744]
Country: Nigeria

Coordinate: 7° 5' N, 4° 30' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: coordinate is midpoint of ranges given in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAT: 25.5
MAP: 2080.0
Habitat comments: "tropical humid high forest.. The four study sites sampled four different vegetation types, with varying degrees of human disturbance, i.e. primary forest, closed-canopy tall trees, gallery forest and degraded secondary regrowth forest"
climate data based on Richards (1939)
Life forms: birds
Sites: 4
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 584
Years: 2010, 2011
Days: 23
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 184
Sampling comments: eight "2 x 2.6m" nets (this might be an error for 12 x 2.6 m)
2190 net hours using 8 nets for 12 hours a day = 182.5 net days and 22.8125 days (rounded to 23)
Sample: 1075
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-22 20:05:58
Modified: 2014-08-22 20:05:58
Abundance distribution
93 species
20 singletons
total count 584
Fisher's α: 31.188
geometric series k: 0.9624
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9780
Shannon's H: 4.1180
Good's u: 0.9658
Streptopelia semitorquata6176 g
Treron australis3229 g
Turtur brehmeri1116 g
Turtur tympanistria28.6 g granivore
Tauraco persa1306 g
Centropus leucogaster1282 g
Chrysococcyx caprius1829.3 g
Chrysococcyx cupreus437.7 g
Cuculus clamosus2
Caprimulgus pectoralis1
Apus apus937.6 g
Alcedo quadribrachys2134.9 g
Ceyx lecontei6
Ceyx pictus2
Halcyon badia857.9 g
Merops muelleri522.5 g
Eurystomus glaucurus6110 g
Eurystomus gularis796.3 g
Phoeniculus bollei1154.6 g
Tockus camurus2111 g
Tockus fasciatus2278 g
Tockus hartlaubi16110 g
Gymnobucco calvus552.6 g
Gymnobucco peli6
Pogoniulus atroflavus218.5 g
Pogoniulus bilineatus13.4 g frugivore-insectivore
Pogoniulus scolopaceus6
Pogoniulus subsulphureus410.5 g
Trachyphonus purpuratus376.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Prodotiscus insignis110.4 g
Campethera caroli31
Campethera nivosa1737.8 g insectivore
Mesopicos pyrrhogaster34
Verreauxia africana1
Smithornis rufolateralis1320.5 g
Pitta angolensis36.8 g
Dryoscopus senegalensis2
Malaconotus cruentus3
Malaconotus multicolor1
Prionops caniceps4
Oriolus brachyrhynchus4
Oriolus nigripennis3
Dicrurus atripennis1
Coracina azurea246.1 g
Picathartes gymnocephalus1196 g
Andropadus gracilis2120.9 g frugivore-insectivore
Andropadus latirostris626.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Andropadus virens15.0 g frugivore-granivore
Baeopogon indicator447.8 g
Bleda eximius935.7 g
"Bleda eximia"
Bleda syndactylus445.3 g insectivore
"Bleda syndactyla"
Criniger barbatus144.4 g
Criniger calurus36.7 g
Nicator chloris349.1 g
Phyllastrephus icterinus2120.3 g
Alethe diademata632.6 g
Cercotrichas leucosticta126.6 g
Neocossyphus poensis253.1 g insectivore
Stiphrornis erythrothorax1115.6 g
Stizorhina fraseri1
Phyllanthus atripennis679.6 g
Malacocincla fulvescens2
Bathmocercus cerviniventris215.8 g insectivore
Camaroptera chloronota1011.4 g insectivore
Camaroptera superciliaris89.7 g
Hylia prasina714.1 g insectivore
Macrosphenus concolor113.9 g
Pholidornis rushiae46.0 g
Artomyias fuliginosa8
Batis minima510.0 g
Erythrocercus mccalli17.2 g
Fraseria cinerascens423.1 g
Fraseria ocreata135.5 g
Muscicapa caerulescens1817.6 g
Platysteira blissetti211.0 g insectivore
Platysteira castanea114.3 g
Platysteira tonsa411.5 g
Terpsiphone rufiventer415.1 g
Trochocercus nitens111.8 g
Hedydipna collaris72.6 g insectivore
"Anthreptes collaris"
Anthreptes rectirostris611.3 g
Cyanomitra cyanolaema1016.8 g
"Nectarinia cyanolaema"
Cyanomitra olivacea132.8 g insectivore-nectarivore
"Nectarinia olivacea"
Cinnyris superbus1416.8 g
"Nectarinia superba"
Malimbus nitens1342.6 g
Malimbus rubricollis642.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Ploceus albinucha127.2 g
Ploceus nigricollis727.1 g folivore-insectivore
Ploceus tricolor336.8 g
Nigrita bicolor1310.5 g
Nigrita fusconota8
Nigrita luteifrons1213.2 g
Spermophaga haematina623.0 g