Lanín National Park
Basic information
Sample name: Lanín National Park

Reference: M. J. Monteverde and L. Piudo. 2011. Activity patterns of the culpeo fox (Lycalopex culpaeus magellanica) in a non-hunting area of northwestern Patagonia, Argentina. Mammal Study 36(3):119-125 [ER 2771]
Geography
Country: Argentina
State: Neuquén

Coordinate: 40° 8' 15" S, 71° 42' 44" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "a 412, 000 ha protected area" and specifically "in a pristine area in Hua Hum Basin"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Protection: national/state park
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 21.1
CMT: 4.1
MAP: 2500.0
Habitat comments: "Valdivian Temperate forests" in "the Subantarctic Forest Ecoregion" with Nothofagus being dominant
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds
Sampling methods: no design, baited, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1401
Years: 2008, 2009
Nets or traps: 29
Net or trap nights: 3514
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Trap spacing: 0.750
Sampling comments: "We used Moultrie M40 Digital Trail Cameras with 12v solar power panels... We installed 29 camera stations (approximately 0.5–1 km apart, approximately 100 m to both sides of the main trail (13.6 km). Each camera station was baited with a piece of meat which was hung from a tree branch unavailable to the fox and commercial lures... In addition, we hung an aluminum plate above the station as a visual attractant, and applied a catnip spray to the vegetation... Cameras were continuously active between October 2008 and May 2009, and were checked approximately every 15 days"
Metadata
Sample: 2965
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2018-05-28 14:16:27
Modified: 2018-05-28 14:16:27
Abundance distribution
11 species
1 singleton
total count 1401
Fisher's α: 1.627
geometric series k: 0.4897
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.1877
Shannon's H: 0.5264
Good's u: 0.9993
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