Larut Matang District (oil palm plantation)
Basic information
Sample name: Larut Matang District (oil palm plantation)

Reference: N. M. Azman, N. S. A. Latip, S. A. M. Sah, M. A. M. M. Akil, N. J. Shafie, and N. L. Khairuddin. 2011. Avian diversity and feeding guilds in a secondary forest, an oil palm plantation and a paddy field in riparian areas of the Kerian River Basin, Perak, Malaysia. Tropical Life Sciences Research 22(2):45-64 [ER 910]
Country: Indonesia
State: Perak

Coordinate: 5.230000° N, 100.688499° E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: plantation
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: a study site of "18 ha within 550 ha of oil palm plantation. The 10-year-old plantation was converted from forested areas and was surrounded by roads and human settlements... Shrubs and weeds formed most of the ground vegetation"
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 45
Years: 2009
Days: 12
Nets or traps: 10
Net or trap nights: 66
Sampling comments: "samples were collected monthly in each habitat type over four consecutive days" over three months
a total "132 hours of netting effort" was spread between two samples (assumed to be the same in each)
Sample: 1368
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-24 13:11:49
Modified: 2015-02-24 13:11:49
Abundance distribution
17 species
12 singletons
total count 45
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 9.947
geometric series k: 0.8717
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8773
Shannon's H: 2.4010
Good's u: 0.7333
Otus lettia1 carnivore
Alcedo meninting6 insectivore-piscivore
Halcyon smyrnensis591.4 g carnivore
Meiglyptes tukki153.1 g insectivore
Pitta moluccensis176.0 g
Pycnonotus plumosus936.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Pycnonotus brunneus128.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Pycnonotus goiavier527.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Orthotomus sutorius17.5 g insectivore
Cyornis tickelliae14.2 g insectivore
Copsychus saularis836.0 g insectivore
Copsychus malabaricus132.0 g insectivore
Rhipidura javanica112.5 g insectivore
Lanius cristatus1 insectivore
Acridotheres fuscus182.8 g omnivore
Arachnothera longirostra114.0 g nectarivore
Anthreptes malacensis112.0 g frugivore-nectarivore