Avalon Peninsula
Basic information
Sample name: Avalon Peninsula

Reference: T. A. Wheeler and W. Threlfall. 1986. Observations on the ectoparasites of some Newfoundland passerines (Aves: Passeriformes). Canadian Journal of Zoology 64:630-636 [ER 812]
Country: Canada
State: Newfoundland

Coordinate: 47.29° N, -53.35° W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "at several locations on the Avalon Peninsula" (coordinate based on Avalon Peninsula)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: boreal forest/taiga
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 15.6
CMT: -4.4
MAP: 1334.0
Habitat comments: MAP 50 to 55": climate data are for the Avalon Peninsula and are from Wilton (1956, Forest Resources of the Avalon Peninsula Newfoundland)
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 144
Years: 1984
Seasons: summer
Sampling comments: no details are given
Sample: 1161
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-09-14 16:34:00
Modified: 2014-09-14 16:34:00
Abundance distribution
17 species
6 singletons
total count 144
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 5.011
geometric series k: 0.8243
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8933
Shannon's H: 2.3939
Good's u: 0.9584
Empidonax flaviventris111.8 g insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris17.9 g insectivore
Turdus migratorius1878.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Regulus calendula16.5 g insectivore
Poecile hudsonicus12
"Parus hudsonicus"
Poecile atricapillus510.8 g
"Parus atricapillus"
Catharus ustulatus130.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus minimus1432.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga striata20
"Dendroica striata"
Setophaga coronata2
"Dendroica coronata"
Mniotilta varia110.9 g insectivore
Parkesia noveboracensis14 insectivore
"Seiurus noveboracensis"
Passerella iliaca172.0 g insectivore-granivore
Zonotrichia albicollis124.4 g insectivore-granivore
Junco hyemalis221.6 g insectivore-granivore
Pinicola enucleator356.4 g
Carduelis pinus1112.7 g granivore