Tari Gap
Basic information
Sample name: Tari Gap

Reference: C. B. Frith and D. W. Frith. 1993. Results of a preliminary highland bird banding study at Tari Gap, Southern Highlands, Papua New Guinea. Corella 17(1):5-21 [ER 769]
Country: Papua New Guinea

Coordinate: 5° 57' S, 143° 10' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: elevation range 2460 to 2800 m; value used is the midpoint for seven sites
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 17.0
CMT: 15.1
MAP: 3680.0
Habitat comments: "Lower Montane Rain Forest, interspersedwith patches of Lower Montane Grassland"
climate data based on Kaijende Highlands RAP report (Richards 2007): CMT and WMT are estimated from daily min/max values
Life forms: birds
Sites: 7
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 898
Years: 1986 - 1989
Days: 49
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 392
Sampling comments: "four 9.15 x 2.74m and four 12.2x 2.74 m nets" used non-simultaneously at seven different sites during 49 days spread across three field seasons
Sample: 1112
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-08-27 15:21:47
Modified: 2014-08-27 15:21:47
Abundance distribution
50 species
10 singletons
total count 898
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 11.423
geometric series k: 0.9107
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9401
Shannon's H: 3.1860
Good's u: 0.9889