Danbulla National Park (Site A)
Basic information
Sample name: Danbulla National Park (Site A)

Reference: K. McDonald, S. Burnett, and W. Robinson. 2013. Utility of owl pellets for monitoring threatened mammal communities: an Australian case study. Wildlife Research 40:685-697 [ER 989]
Country: Australia
State: Queensland

Coordinate: 17° 6' S, 145° 36' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: elevation 700 to 1270 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: national/state park
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "mountainous tropical rainforest" and specifically mostly "simple notophyll vine forest"
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, cage traps, Elliott traps
Sample size: 139
Years: 2009
Days: 4
Nets or traps: 108
Sampling comments: "90 Elliot Type A folding traps... were set in nine transects of 10 traps spaced 12m apart. Additionally, two treadle operated 22 x 22 x 48 cm wire-mesh cage traps were located next to the third and eighth Elliot trap in each transect... traps were set over four consecutive nights... Baits used in the Elliot traps alternated trap-by-trap between a slice of mild salami and a ball of rolled oats and peanut butter. Cubes of potato smeared with peanut butter were used as bait for the cage traps"
Sample: 1478
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-03-04 10:13:11
Modified: 2015-03-04 10:13:11
Abundance distribution
5 species
1 singleton
total count 139
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.015
geometric series k: 0.3054
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.2944
Shannon's H: 0.6124
Good's u: 0.9929