Suojia Township
Basic information
Sample name: Suojia Township
Sample aka: Sanjiangyuan National Nature Reserve

Reference: J. Li, G. B. Schaller, T. M. McCarthy, D. Wang, Z. Jiagong, P. Cai, L. Basang, and Z. Lu. 2013. A communal sign post of snow leopards (Panthera uncia) and other species on the Tibetan Plateau, China. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 2013(370905):1-8 [ER 1764]
Geography
Country: China
State: Qinghai

Coordinate: 34° 10' N, 94° 12' E
Basis of coordinate: estimated from map
Geography comments: "in Suojia Township in Yushu Prefecture... the core area of the Sanjiangyuan National Nature Reserve"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: montane grassland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: -4.0
WMT: -1.0
CMT: -16.0
MAP: 285.0
Habitat comments: "The average annual temperature is -4C (range from -12C to 20C in January and 8C to -10C in July), and the average annual precipitation is 150-420 mm... Alpine meadow is the major vegetation type, consisting of mainly a layer up to 30 cm thick of turf densely covered with sedge (Kobresia spp.)"
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, ungulates
Focal species: Panthera uncia
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1585
Years: 2011
Days: 365
Nets or traps: 1
Net or trap nights: 365
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "From January 1 , 2011 to December 31, 2011, one Reconyx (HC500 HyperFireTM) passive infrared camera (Reconyx Inc., USA) was installed...
Metadata
Sample: 1968
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-24 17:57:39
Modified: 2016-01-24 17:57:39
Abundance distribution
10 species
0 singletons
total count 1585
Fisher's α: 1.426
geometric series k: 0.5737
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6478
Shannon's H: 1.4931
Good's u: 1.0000
Register
Panthera uncia14536 kg carnivore
Canis lupus10645 kg carnivore
gray wolf
Canis lupus familiaris7345 kg carnivore
"domestic dog"
Ursus arctos14156 kg frugivore-carnivore
Vulpes vulpes815.4 kg carnivore-frugivore
Vulpes ferrilata44
Otocolobus manul16
Martes foina6
Pseudois nayaur891 grazer-browser
Bos mutus209