Kuala Lumpur
Basic information
Sample name: Kuala Lumpur

Reference: S. Paramasvaran, R. A. Sani, . Krishnasamy, N. M. Amal, L. Hassan, S. N. Mohd Zain, I. Latifah, M. S. Rahmat, J. Jeffery, R. L. Santhana, and S. Selvanesan. 2013. Distribution and morphological measurements of wild and urban rodents from four habitats in the states of Selangor and Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research 4(2):1-12 [ER 928]
Country: Malaysia

Coordinate: 3° 10' 30" N, 101° 40' 30" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: four locations "not more than 15 km from Kuala Lumpur" including two "in the heart of Kuala Lumpur" (coordinate is the midpoint of those given for the locations)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "All trapping sites were adjacent to the wet markets and near residential and shop-lot houses"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: no design, baited, cage traps
Sample size: 97
Sampling comments: "Fruits, banana, coconut, sweet potatoes and dried fish were used as baits... rodents were trapped alive using specially made wire traps measuring 29x22x50 cm"
Sample: 1402
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-26 10:26:21
Modified: 2020-01-14 15:54:55
Abundance distribution
3 species
1 singleton
total count 97
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 0.587
geometric series k: 0.1060
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.1440
Shannon's H: 0.3158
Good's u: 0.9897