Kalakad National Park (SF)
Basic information
Sample name: Kalakad National Park (SF)

Reference: N. Parthasarthy. 1999. Tree diversity and distribution in undisturbed and human-impacted sites of tropical wet evergreen forest in southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity and Conservation 8:1365-1381 [ER 108]
Geography
Country: India
State: Tamil Nadu

Coordinate: 8° 30' N, 77° 30' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "Research was carried out in Kalakad National Park (KNP) (825′ N and 835′ N latitude and 7725′ E and 7735′ E longitude) located in the Agasthyamalai range of southern Western Ghats, in the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, south India"
this site is "at 1160 m"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: national/state park
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAT: 22.5
WMT: 30.0
CMT: 15.0
MAP: 3000.0
Habitat comments: "tropical wet evergreen forest" and specifically "at a site that was disturbed 35 years ago. There are no records of the intensity or extent of disturbance. According to the local, elderly estate workers small stems were removed, leaving the large ones as shade, to develop it into a cardamom estate. As cardamom yield was low the site was abandoned without further interference"
SF= select-felled site
Methods
Life forms: trees
Sites: 1
Site area: 1.000
Sampling methods: quadrat
Sample size: 854
Minimum size: 30.0cm girth at breast height
Basal area: total is 66.8700
Sampling comments: site geometry not stated
Metadata
Sample: 259
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-04-08 08:54:53
Modified: 2017-11-11 10:03:40
Abundance distribution
82 species
17 singletons
total count 854
Fisher's α: 22.350
geometric series k: 0.9478
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9593
Shannon's H: 3.6460
Good's u: 0.9801
Register
Cryptocarya wightiana77
"Cryptocarya bourdillonii"
Myristica dactyloides64
Harpullia arborea74
Mangifera indica55
Cullenia exarillata40
Symplocos macrocarpa22
Cinnamomum keralaense10
Holigarna arnottiana27
Heritiera papilio45
Diospyros sylvatica23
Antidesma menasu8
Syzygium mundagam12
Filicium decipiens1
Syzygium lanceolatum36
Bischofia javanica1
Xanthophyllum flavescens1
Palaquium ellipticum2
Olea dioica24
Casearia rubescens25
Hydnocarpus alpina18
Diospyros ferrea21
Syzygium cumini7
Aglaia lawii7
"Aglaia jainii"
Canarium strictum4
Litsea stocksii21
Gordonia obtusa8
Eugenia mooniana9
"Eugenia thwaitesii"
Syzygium caryophyllatum15
Scolopia crenata11
Beilschmiedia gemmiflora6
Excoecaria oppositifolia crenulata8
"Excoecaria robusta"
Memecylon talbotianum11
Mesua ferrea10
Litsea laevigata3
Pleurostylia opposita1
Epiprinus mallotiformis15
Ardisia rhomboidea8
Acronychia pedunculata2
Nothopegia beddomei9
Cinnamomum malabatrum4
Ficus nervosa2
Canthium dicoccum8
Ventilago madraspatana4
Clausena indica6
Cassine glauca7
Pseudaidia rugulosa5
Artocarpus heterophyllus2
Tarenna asiatica5
Isonandra lanceolata4
Casearia graveolens2
"Casearia ovata"
Gnetum ula1
Eugenia floccosa6
Machilus glaucescens3
"Persea macrantha"
Garcinia gummigutta1
Rourea minor3
Ormosia travancorica5
Xylopia parviflora2
Elaeocarpus munronii2
Melia dubia1
Murraya koenigii2
Drypetes wightii2
Neolitsea pallens1
"Neolitsea scrobiculata"
Ligustrum travancoricum4
Family indet. 32
Microtropis microcarpa2
Elaeocarpus serratus2
Alseodaphne semicarpifolia3
Lepisanthes decipiens2
Strychnos vanprukii1
Aglaia sp.3
Dysoxylum malabaricum2
Drypetes longifolia1
Calophyllum austroindicum2
Ficus amplissima1
Ficus tsjahela1
Syzygium zeylanicum2
Family indet. 12
Miliusa wightiana1
Diospyros assimillis1
Psychotria connata1
Mallotus stenanthus1
Chrysophyllum roxburghii1