Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve (spring)
Basic information
Sample name: Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve (spring)

Reference: M. Abi-Said and Z. S. Amr. 2012. Camera trapping in assessing diversity of mammals in Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve, Lebanon. Vertebrate Zoology 62(1):145-152 [ER 1720]
Geography
Country: Lebanon

Coordinate: 34° 4' N, 35° 46' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "in Keserwan-Jbeil area"
coordinate based on Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve
elevation 350 to 1700 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: Mediterranean woodland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 16.0
MAP: 1159.0
Habitat comments: "a typical Mediterranean scrubland... Vegetation cover is relatively dense mainly by Juniperus drupacea, Pinus brutia, Quercus calliprinos, Quercus cerris and Quercus infectoria"
climate data are for Qartaba and are from Shaban and Houhou (2015, Journal of Hydrology)
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other large mammals, other small mammals
Site area: 6500.000
Sampling methods: no design, baited, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1482
Years: 2008, 2009
Days: 168
Seasons: spring
Nets or traps: 12
Net or trap nights: 2016
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "Twelve digital pre-baited active and passive remote camera traps (Bushnell TrailScout Pro 2.1mp), triggered by both heat and motion, were set from March 8, 2008 to May 24, 2009" and operated 24 hours a day; "bait consisted of butchery leftovers, apples, carrots and corn seeds. Sites chosen to install the cam- era traps were selected randomly to cover the whole reserve" which has an area of 6500 ha
"spring" is assumed to mean March 8 to June 30, 2008 and April 1 to May 24, 2009 = 168 days
Metadata
Sample: 1917
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-12 21:00:39
Modified: 2016-12-14 20:30:25
Abundance distribution
13 species
2 singletons
total count 1482
Fisher's α: 1.961
geometric series k: 0.5991
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7933
Shannon's H: 1.7609
Good's u: 0.9987
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