Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary (lowland bamboo forest, night period)
Basic information
Sample name: Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary (lowland bamboo forest, night period)

Reference: G. J. Wiles. 1981. Abundance and habitat preferences of small mammals in southwestern Thailand. Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society 29:44-54 [ER 946]
Country: Thailand
State: Kanchanaburi

Coordinate: 14° 25' 0" N, 99° 15' 30" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "on the eastern edge of the Mae Klong or Khwae Yai River"
coordinate is the midpoint of values stated in the text
elevation 55 to 1210 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Protection: wildlife protected area
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 26.3
MAP: 1130.0
Habitat comments: "Large clumps of thorny bamboo (Bambusa arundinacea) dominate this forest type and typically cover 2 to 10% of the ground space"
average daily min/max 20.1/32.5
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sampling methods: no design, baited, cage traps
Sample size: 96
Years: 1976, 1977
Net or trap nights: 662
Sampling comments: "Twenty to twenty-five wire mesh traps (12 by 12 by 30 cm) were set out 3 to 5 nights each month, usually in the same location for 3 nights and 2 days. They were placed in grids with 3 to 5 rows of traps spaced 15 to 20 m apart within each row. Ripened banana was used as bait."
Sample: 1428
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-28 21:31:07
Modified: 2015-02-28 21:35:55
Abundance distribution
5 species
0 singletons
total count 96
standardised richness: 5.0
Fisher's α: 1.121
geometric series k: 0.4255
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5357
Shannon's H: 1.0395
Good's u: 1.0000