Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (camera traps)
Basic information
Sample name: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (camera traps)

Reference: K. J.-C. Pei, Y.-C. Lai, R. T. Corlett, and K.-Y. Suen. 2010. The larger mammal fauna of Hong Kong: species survival in a highly degraded landscape. Zoological Studies 49(2):253-264 [ER 1708]
Geography
Country: China
State: Hong Kong

Coordinate: 22.3° N, 114.2° E
Basis of coordinate: based on political unit
Geography comments: almost the entire non-urban area of the region was sampled
coordinate is based on the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 28.8
CMT: 15.8
MAP: 2120.0
Habitat comments: most of the survey area includes "agriculture and waste land" but a large fraction consists of "forest and plantation"
"a subtropical monsoon climate, with hot, wet summers and cool, dry winter"
MAP is based on station 45004 (Hong Kong)
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, other large mammals
Site area: 59370.000
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 9193
Years: 2000 - 2003
Nets or traps: 373
Net or trap nights: 60108
Camera type: analog
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "The total coverage of the TWH [sampled] patches was 593.7 km2... Wildlife-Two camera traps... are a 1 piece system with a passive infrared sensor... cameras were used... from Sept. 2000 to Dec. 2003... 373 camera sites were set up... Film collection and battery replacement was conducted every 2-4 wk... 1, 442, 581... camera working hours were completed" (cameras were in continuous operation, so this is equivalent to 60108 camera trap days)
Callosciurus erythraeus was also identified, but no count is given
Metadata
Sample: 1902
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-10 10:22:45
Modified: 2016-01-12 17:31:00
Abundance distribution
15 species
0 singletons
total count 9193
Fisher's α: 1.751
geometric series k: 0.7114
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8689
Shannon's H: 2.2315
Good's u: 1.0000
Register
Hystrix brachyura2116
Macaca mulatta3438.3 kg folivore-frugivore
Manis pentadactyla31
Mustela kathiah18
Melogale moschata8321.2 kg invertivore
Paguma larvata5994.0 kg frugivore-carnivore
Viverricula indica11603.4 kg invertivore-carnivore
Herpestes urva63 invertivore-carnivore
Herpestes javanicus20534 g
Prionailurus bengalensis2883.2 kg carnivore
Felis catus231
Canis lupus familiaris73244 kg carnivore
"Canis familiaris"
Muntiacus muntjak156318 kg browser
Sus scrofa95257 kg herbivore
Bos taurus245