Basic information
Sample name: Franklin

Reference: N. L. Klaer. 2010. Remote camera observations of Tasmanian Devils and other mammals at Franklin. Tasmanian Naturalist 132:81-85 [ER 3040]
Country: Australia
State: Tasmania

Coordinate: 43° 5' S, 147° 1' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "on private property near Franklin... at about 300 m elevation" (coordinate based on Franklin)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "20 hectares of wet sclerophyll bushland... mostly regrown eucalypt forest that was selectively logged in about 1960"
Life forms: other large mammals, other small mammals
Focal species: Sarcophilus harrisii
Sampling methods: no design, baited, automatic cameras
Sample size: 142
Years: 2008 - 2010
Nets or traps: 2
Net or trap nights: 137
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: yes
Sampling comments: "A Bushnell 'Trail Sentry' camera was set, and road-kill was placed on the ground in front of the camera as bait to attract Tasmanian Devils. The camera was used intermittently in the period 18 December 2008 to 9 February 2009" (i.e., 54 days) and also "In the period 14 June to 4 September 2010 a Bushnell 'Trophy Cam' trail camera was attached to a tree... No bait attractants were used... the camera remained operational for the entire period" (i.e., 83 days)
Sample: 3290
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-03-21 21:17:04
Modified: 2020-01-14 20:40:10
Abundance distribution
8 species
1 singleton
total count 142
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.834
geometric series k: 0.5357
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6322
Shannon's H: 1.3506
Good's u: 0.9931