Wangasara (Forest A)
Basic information
Sample name: Wangasara (Forest A)

Reference: B. M. Beehler, K. S. R. Krishna Raju, and S. Ali. 1987. Avian use of man-disturbed forest habitats in the Eastern Ghats, India. Ibis 129:197-211 [ER 751]
Geography
Country: India
State: Andhra Pradesh

Coordinate: 17° 50' N, 82° 20' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "on the Chintapalli plateau, Visakhapatnam District... at the village of Wangasara"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: recent fire, selective logging
WMT: 31.3
CMT: 22.8
MAP: 1237.0
Habitat comments: "a large tract of lightly disturbed hill forest" and specifically "tropical moist deciduous hill forest... moderately disturbed by incidental cutting for firewood by the coffee labourers. The understory is burned during some dry seasons"
climate data based on station 43149 (Visakhapatnam)
Methods
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 97
Years: 1983
Days: 4
Nets or traps: 13
Net or trap nights: 52
Sampling comments: 13 12-m mist nets "deployed for four full days"
Metadata
Sample: 1084
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-24 10:04:39
Modified: 2016-10-18 20:47:20
Abundance distribution
26 species
11 singletons
total count 97
Fisher's α: 11.641
geometric series k: 0.8908
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9071
Shannon's H: 2.7602
Good's u: 0.8877
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