Melefquén (May)
Basic information
Sample name: Melefquén (May)

Reference: D. Gho-Illanes, C. Smith-Ramírez, I. A. Vásquez, and I. Díaz. 2015. Frugivory of Persea lingue (Lauraceae) and its effect on seed germination in southern Chile. Gayana. Botánica 72(2):250-257 [ER 2516]
Country: Chile

Coordinate: 39° 45' S, 72° 30' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "in Melefquén, Panguipulli, Región de Los Ríos (72º 15'-72º 45' W and 39º 40'-39º 50' S)"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: fragment
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 12.0
MAP: 1800.0
Habitat comments: "an agricultural and livestock landscape composed by fragment forests and prairies... The average annual temperature in this region is about 12 °C, with a rainy season from June to September (average annual precipitation 1, 800 mm, Vergara et al. 2010)"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: no design, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 3
Years: 2009
Days: 4
Nets or traps: 30
Net or trap nights: 120
Sampling comments: "we placed 30 Sherman traps randomly distributed on the forest ground in two fragments. Inside traps we scattered 20 ripe fruits of P. lingue. Traps were installed during seven nights (May 8-15 and June 5-7), from 20:00 to 08:00 (20 fruits x 30 traps x 7 nights = 420 fruit baits)"
Sample: 2819
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-11-30 11:27:39
Modified: 2017-11-30 11:27:39
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