Kimboza Forest
Basic information
Sample name: Kimboza Forest

Reference: D. S. Kacholi. 2013. Floristic composition, diversity and structure of the Kimboza forest in Morogoro Region, Tanzania. Journal of Education, Humanities and Sciences 2(2):84-85 [ER 2501]
Geography
Country: Tanzania

Coordinate: 7° 0' 30" S, 37° 48' 0" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "in the eastern part of the Uluguru foothills in Morogoro region. It is about 60 km from the Morogoro Municipal"
altitude range 300 to 400 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.1
MAP: 740.0
Habitat comments: "The climate of the Morogoro region is oceanic due to proximity to the Indian Ocean, with bimodal rainfall regime. The long rains last from March to May, peaking in April, and the short rains last from October to December"
climate data are for the "Morogoro region"
Methods
Life forms: trees
Sites: 18
Site area: 0.720
Sampling methods: quadrat
Sample size: 281
Minimum size: 10.0cm dbh
Basal area: 24.3600 per ha
Sampling comments: "18 plots of 20 x 20m, placed from the forest edge to the forest interior"
Metadata
Sample: 2784
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-11-17 13:48:53
Modified: 2017-11-17 15:14:31
Abundance distribution
52 species
12 singletons
total count 281
Fisher's α: 18.766
geometric series k: 0.9316
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9483
Shannon's H: 3.4093
Good's u: 0.9576
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