Puracé National Park - Cusiyaco Lagoon
Basic information
Sample name: Puracé National Park - Cusiyaco Lagoon

Reference: S. D. López, M. Abud, H. C. Mejia, and S. Valderrama. 2013. Camera-trap records of mountain tapir in Puracé National Park, Colombia. Tapir Conservation 22(31):5-8 [ER 1771]
Geography
Country: Colombia

Coordinate: 1° 54' 52" N, 76° 37' 31" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: altitude 3200 to 3400 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: montane grassland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 18.0
CMT: 3.0
MAP: 1850.0
Habitat comments: "Temperature ranges between 3 and 18 °C and rainfall between 1200 and 2500 mm per year. The ecosystem is classified as an ecotone between high-Andean forest and paramo"
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, primates, ungulates, other small mammals
Focal species: Tapirus pinchaque
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 91
Years: 2010
Nets or traps: 12
Net or trap nights: 982
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Trap spacing: 0.350
Sampling comments: "Twelve cameras were deployed in singular-camera stations during September-December 2010 (87 days). Camera traps consisted of heat-in motion digital cameras (Cuddeback Capture model). The distance between each camera was 350 m"
Metadata
Sample: 1975
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-26 15:57:00
Modified: 2016-01-26 15:57:00
Abundance distribution
7 species
0 singletons
total count 91
Fisher's α: 1.767
geometric series k: 0.5722
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5725
Shannon's H: 1.2683
Good's u: 1.0000
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