Chucantí Nature Reserve (Potrerito)
Basic information
Sample name: Chucantí Nature Reserve (Potrerito)

Reference: M. J. Walker, A. Dorrestein, J. J. Camacho, L. A. Meckler, K. A. Silas, T. Hiller, and D. Haelewaters. 2018. A tripartite survey of hyperparasitic fungi associated with ectoparasitic flies on bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in a neotropical cloud forest in Panama. Parasite 25(19):1-20 [ER 2727]
Geography
Country: Panama

Coordinate: 8° 47' 28" N, 78° 27' 4" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Protection: nature reserve
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 25.5
MAP: 1941.0
Habitat comments: "a large area of submontane forest surrounded by livestock pastures although still in contact with original vegetation. The reserve has premontane wet forests and tropical moist forests" and specifically a "along a trail with the same name that runs from the research station to the Camp Site, was situated in an old-growth, broadleaf forest close to a river, which opened towards a recovering livestock pasture with tall grasses, frequented by horses; middle-aged secondary succession"
climate data are for Chucantí Nature Reserve and are from Méndez-Carvajal et al. (2015, Tecnociencia)
Methods
Life forms: bats
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 84
Years: 2017
Days: 2
Seasons: wet or monsoon
Nets or traps: 2
Net or trap nights: 4
Sampling comments: sampling was in the rainy season in June 2017
"Bats were captured using three to four 6-m ground level mistnets (36-mm mesh, 4 shelves, Avinet, Portland, ME, USA)... The nets were usually open from sunset to around 11 pm and examined every 10 min"
22.2 mist net hours, implying that only two nets were actually used
Metadata
Sample: 2894
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2018-04-15 15:56:53
Modified: 2018-04-15 16:03:00
Abundance distribution
11 species
5 singletons
total count 84
Fisher's α: 3.383
geometric series k: 0.6674
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5060
Shannon's H: 1.2016
Good's u: 0.9413
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