Mwanihana Forest (2013)
Basic information
Sample name: Mwanihana Forest (2013)

Reference: C. Hegerl, N. D. Burgess, M. R. Nielsen, E. Martin, M. Ciolli, and F. Rovero. 2015. Using camera trap data to assess the impact of bushmeat hunting on forest mammals in Tanzania. Oryx -:1-11 [ER 1753]
Country: Tanzania

Coordinate: 7° 45' S, 36° 52' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: coordinate based on sample 1945
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 31.0
CMT: 21.0
MAP: 1875.0
Habitat comments: "covered by continuous forests, from lowland deciduous to submontane and montane evergreen forests, on an elevational gradient of c. 300 to > 2000 m... hunting is rare here"
MAP 2000 to 2500 mm
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, other large mammals, other small mammals
Site area: 6000.000
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 982
Years: 2013
Nets or traps: 30
Net or trap nights: 917
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "60 Reconyx RM45 camera traps... distributed over three sequential arrays of 20 cameras, were placed at a density of 1 camera per 2 km2 for a minimum of 30 days. Camera trapping was conducted during July–November 2013... . To improve comparability between data from the Reserve and Mwanihana Forest 30 of the 60 cameras were selected" for analysis
Sample: 1956
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-20 16:46:03
Modified: 2016-01-20 16:46:03
Abundance distribution
22 species
3 singletons
total count 982
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 3.993
geometric series k: 0.7692
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8495
Shannon's H: 2.2045
Good's u: 0.9969