Chorongo
Basic information
Sample name: Chorongo
Sample aka: Tiputini Biodiversity Station

Reference: J. G. Blake, D. Mosquera, J. Guerra, B. A. Loiselle, D. Romo, and K. Swing. 2011. Mineral licks as diversity hotspots in lowland forest of eastern Ecuador. Diversity 3(2):217-234 [ER 1714]
Geography
Country: Ecuador
State: Orellana

Coordinate: 0° 38' 4" S, 76° 8' 53" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "within the ~1.7-million ha Yasuní Biosphere Reserve"
elevation 190 to 270 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.0
MAP: 2860.0
Habitat comments: "undisturbed lowland rainforest" and specifically "terra firme forest"
climate data are for the Tiputini Biodiversity Station and are from Renninger and Phillips (2011, Oecologia)
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, other large mammals, other small mammals, birds
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1598
Nets or traps: 2
Net or trap nights: 1214
Camera type: both
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "We used both digital (Snapshot Sniper, LLC) and film-based (Highlander PhotoscoutTM, PTC Technologies) camera traps triggered by an infrared motion-and-heat detector"
dates of field work and number of cameras are not indicated, but it is presumed that only two cameras deployed because the site is a single salt lick
Metadata
Sample: 1911
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-10 21:16:05
Modified: 2016-12-15 09:02:11
Abundance distribution
21 species
6 singletons
total count 1598
Fisher's α: 3.414
geometric series k: 0.7361
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8129
Shannon's H: 1.9246
Good's u: 0.9962
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