Shunhuang Shan Nature Reserve
Basic information
Sample name: Shunhuang Shan Nature Reserve

Reference: O. Komar, B. W. Benz, and G. Chen. 2005. Late summer ornithological inventories of Mt. Shunhuang and Mt. Dawei in Hunan, China. Zoological Research 26(1):31-39 [ER 2747]
Geography
Country: China
State: Hunan

Coordinate: 26° 25' N, 111° 2' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "in Dongan and Xinning counties, southwest of Hunan"
elevation range 500 to 950 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Protection: nature reserve
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: agriculture, grazing, selective logging
Habitat comments: "extensive stands of bamboo interspersed with coniferous pine forest and semideciduous broadleaf forest... considerable disturbance was evident, including limited rice cultivation, selective bamboo harvesting, and grazing. Homesteads and small temples were scattered throughout the zone, as were long paved trails used by tourists"
Methods
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 221
Years: 2002
Net or trap nights: 148
Sampling comments: sampling was from 21 August to 3 September 2002
"Birds were captured in mist nets (20 - 36 mm mesh, 6 - 12 m long). A variable number of nets were used, up to 34 at any one time... They were left open all day and night (daylight hours were approximately 06:15 - 19:15)... Netting effort was 3, 560 net-hours... short nets counted proportionally compared with 12 m nets" (approximate number of net days is 3560/24 = 148)
Metadata
Sample: 2925
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2018-04-25 17:49:11
Modified: 2018-04-25 17:49:11
Abundance distribution
41 species
15 singletons
total count 221
Fisher's α: 14.815
geometric series k: 0.8977
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8595
Shannon's H: 2.7827
Good's u: 0.9325
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