Kalakad National Park FD
Basic information
Sample name: Kalakad National Park FD

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
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. The altitude of KNP ranges from 100 to 1775 m" (p. 1366)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: disturbed forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAT: 22.5
WMT: 30.0
CMT: 15.0
MAP: 3000.0
Habitat comments: "Dry teak forest, composed of stunted, thin-poled teak (Tectona grandis), occurs between 200 and 300 m, mixed deciduous forest up to 750 m, semi-evergreen forest up to 850 m and wet evergreen forest from 920 to 1500 m, beyond which high altitude grasslands occupy the hill top." (p. 1366)
FD= Frequently disturbed site.
Methods
Life forms: trees
Sites: 1
Site area: 1.000
Sampling methods: quadrat
Sample size: 574
Minimum size: 30.0cm girth at breast height
Basal area: total is 61.7000
Metadata
Sample: 260
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-04-08 09:03:57
Modified: 2014-07-13 17:25:54
Abundance distribution
79 species
20 singletons
total count 574
Fisher's α: 24.816
geometric series k: 0.9454
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9553
Shannon's H: 3.6662
Good's u: 0.9652
Register
Cryptocarya bourdillonii8
Myristica dactyloides6
Harpullia arborea12
Mangifera indica8
Cullenia exarillata1
Litsea wightiana80
Symplocos macrocarpa14
Cinnamomum keralaense37
Holigarna arnottiana6
Heritiera papilio1
Diospyros sylvatica12
Antidesma menasu7
Syzygium mundagam9
Filicium decipiens39
Syzygium lanceolatum2
Bischofia javanica35
Xanthophyllum flavescens15
Vitex altissima35
Casearia rubescens3
Diospyros ferrea5
Syzygium cumini15
Aglaia jainii2
Canarium strictum5
Gordonia obtusa11
Eugenia thwaitesii7
Syzygium caryophyllatum2
Scolopia crenata1
Beilschmedia gemmiflora11
Excoecaria robusta10
Macaranga peltata13
Memecylon talbotianum3
Mesua ferrea2
Oreocnide integrifolia1
Litsea laevigata5
Pleurostylia opposita15
Viburnum punctatum14
Elaeocarpus venustus14
Acronychia pedunculata5
Nothopegia beddomei3
Cinnamomum malabatrum7
Ficus nervosa8
Canthium dicoccum4
Ventilago madraspatana1
Clausena indica3
Cassine glauca2
Pseudaidia rugulosa4
Artocarpus heterophyllus5
Tarenna asiatica4
Isonandra lanceolata4
Casearia ovata6
Gnetum ula7
Persea macrantha2
Garcinia gummigutta1
Mallotus phillippensis2
Melia dubia3
Elaeocarpus munronii2
Elaeocarpus serratus1
Drypetes wightii2
Neolitsea scrobiculata1
Family indet. 32
Lepisanthes decipiens1
Strychnos vanprukii1
Memecylon umbellatum3
Pterospermum reticulatum3
Glochidion malabaricum2
Derris benthamii2
Ficus hispida1
Ficus tsjahela1
Ficus sp.2
Syzygium gardneri2
Syzygium hemisphericum1
Syzygium zeylanicum3
Canthium angustifolium1
Vepris bilocularis1
Callicarpa tomentosa1
Schefflera wallichiana1
Bentinckia condapanna1
Elaeagnus conferta1
Madhuca bourdillonii1