Maule Region
Basic information
Sample name: Maule Region

Reference: C. F. Estades, M. A. H. Escobar, J. A. Tomasevic, M. A. Vukasovic, and M. Páez. 2006. Mist-nets versus point counts in the estimation of forest bird abundances in south-central Chile. Ornitologia Neotropical 17:203-212 [ER 798]
Country: Chile

Coordinate: 35° 24' S, 72° 15' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 19.8
CMT: 6.9
MAP: 481.0
Habitat comments: "originally covered by beech (Nothofagus spp.) forests" but they are now "immersed in a matrix of pine (Pinus radiata) plantations"
climate data based on station 85629 (Curicó)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 2231
Years: 1999 - 2002
Days: 240
Seasons: winter, spring, summer
Nets or traps: 9
Net or trap nights: 2160
Sampling comments: "38 mist netting stations" established "for about 20 days a month" that employed "32 mm-mesh mist-nets of 10 and 12 m long"; "between 6 and 12 nets" were open per day and locations were changed "every two days"; field seasons were in June, October, November, and February of three consecutive years
Sample: 1145
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-09-02 14:16:04
Modified: 2014-09-02 14:16:04
Abundance distribution
24 species
2 singletons
total count 2231
standardised richness: 11.5
Fisher's α: 3.757
geometric series k: 0.7640
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8602
Shannon's H: 2.2727
Good's u: 0.9991