Laudholm Farm
Basic information
Sample name: Laudholm Farm

Reference: P. W. Rand, E. H. Lacombe, R. P. Smith Jr, and J. Ficker. 1998. Participation of birds (Aves) in the emergence of Lyme disease in southern Maine. Journal of Medical Entomology 35(3):270-276 [ER 1231]
Country: United States
State: Maine

Coordinate: 42° 20' 0" N, 70° 32' 45" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "within the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve in Wells"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 23.1
CMT: -0.7
MAP: 1076.0
Habitat comments: "a 175 ha wildlife sanctuary" with sampling "along the upland meadow-forest edge"; the forest is "2nd growth" and dominated by red maple, yellow birch, and white pine
climate data are based on station 72509
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 1965
Years: 1989 - 1996
Days: 128
Seasons: spring, summer
Nets or traps: 8
Net or trap nights: 1024
Sampling comments: sampling was weekly from "15 May through 1 September" each year for "950 +/- 10 net-hours per year... using from 6 to 10 12-m Japanese mist nets" (number of net days is approximately 8 years x 16 days per year x 8 nets)
Sample: 1773
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-09-19 18:51:24
Modified: 2018-06-30 20:57:10
Abundance distribution
64 species
12 singletons
total count 1965
Fisher's α: 12.673
geometric series k: 0.9107
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9240
Shannon's H: 3.0818
Good's u: 0.9939
Dumetella carolinensis36335.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Melospiza melodia2351.6 g insectivore-granivore
Geothlypis trichas1602.1 g insectivore
Turdus migratorius12078.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus fuscescens9431.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Mniotilta varia7010.9 g insectivore
Carpodacus mexicanus6621.4 g granivore
Pipilo erythrophthalmus4041.3 g insectivore-granivore
Toxostoma rufum2668.8 g insectivore
Carpodacus purpureus2623.3 g granivore
Seiurus aurocapilla1918.8 g insectivore
"Seiurus aurocapillus"
Molothrus ater193.4 g insectivore-granivore
Parkesia noveboracensis9 insectivore
"Seiurus noveboracensis"
Zonotrichia albicollis524.4 g insectivore-granivore
Troglodytes aedon31.8 g insectivore
Catharus guttatus330.1 g insectivore-frugivore
Catharus ustulatus130.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Bombycilla cedrorum14130.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga petechia90
"Dendroica petechia"
Poecile atricapillus8710.8 g
"Parus atricapillus"
Setophaga pensylvanica40
"Dendroica pensylvanica"
Sayornis phoebe3519.7 g insectivore
Vireo olivaceus292.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga ruticilla228.4 g insectivore
Tyrannus tyrannus106.5 g insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris507.9 g insectivore
Mimus polyglottos2048.5 g insectivore
Carduelis tristis1913.1 g insectivore-granivore
Agelaius phoeniceus1165.3 g insectivore-granivore
Dolichonyx oryzivorus833.9 g insectivore
Wilsonia canadensis610.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Empidonax flaviventris511.8 g insectivore
Leiothlypis ruficapilla5
"Vermivora ruficapilla"
Cyanocitta cristata5 insectivore-granivore
Chloroceryle americana55.5 g carnivore
Spizella passerina312.2 g insectivore-granivore
Melospiza georgiana316.1 g insectivore-granivore
Cardinalis cardinalis243.5 g insectivore-granivore
Quiscalus quiscula2120 g insectivore-granivore
Wilsonia pusilla22.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Oporornis philadelphia112.0 g insectivore
Leiothlypis peregrina1
"Vermivora peregrina"
Hylocichla mustelina247.8 g insectivore-frugivore
Passer domesticus14.9 g granivore
Empidonax alnorum1912.7 g insectivore
Tachycineta bicolor1321.2 g insectivore
Empidonax minimus1210.0 g insectivore
Picoides pubescens102.8 g insectivore
Pheucticus ludovicianus942.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Parus bicolor8 insectivore
Setophaga magnolia7
"Dendroica magnolia"
Icterus galbula633.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga virens3
"Dendroica virens"
Parula americana22.8 g insectivore
Myiarchus crinitus232.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Sitta canadensis29.8 g insectivore
Setophaga castanea1
"Dendroica castanea"
Picoides villosus12.7 g insectivore
Setophaga coronata1
"Dendroica coronata"
Contopus virens113.9 g insectivore
Piranga olivacea128.2 g insectivore
Vireo griseus111.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga striata1
"Dendroica striata"
Hirundo rustica12.1 g insectivore