Uzungwa Scarp Forest Reserve (2000 m)
Basic information
Sample name: Uzungwa Scarp Forest Reserve (2000 m)

Reference: W. T. Stanley, P. M. Kihaule, K. M. Howell, and R. Hutterer. 1998. Small mammals of the Eastern Arc Mountains, Tanzania. Journal of East African Natural History 87(1):91-100 [ER 925]
Country: Tanzania

Coordinate: 8° 22' S, 35° 59' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate based on Sorensen 2004
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: forest reserve
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 27.0
CMT: 19.0
MAP: 1900.0
Habitat comments: no description of environment at all: probably "evergreen moist montane forest" based on Araldi et al. 2014
CMT, MWT, and MAP based on Hegerl et al. (2015)
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: drift fences, pitfall traps, Sherman traps, snap traps
Sample size: 86
Sampling comments: pitfall traps plus drift fences, Museum Specials, Victor Rat Traps, and Sherman Traps were all used; "Traps were baited daily with a mixture of freshly fried coconut and peanut butter"; no clear indication of sampling effort
a few shrews may be excluded from the counts (see Fig. 2)
Sample: 1398
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-25 21:29:43
Modified: 2016-01-20 16:47:48
Abundance distribution
9 species
3 singletons
total count 86
standardised richness: 6.4
Fisher's α: 2.532
geometric series k: 0.6214
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6632
Shannon's H: 1.4605
Good's u: 0.9654