Australian Botanic Garden
Basic information
Sample name: Australian Botanic Garden
Sample aka: Mount Annan

Reference: B. Latham, A. Leishman, J. Martin, and D. Phalen. 2017. Establishing normal fecal flora in wild Australian passerine birds by use of the fecal gram stain. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 48(3):786-793 [ER 3276]
Country: Australia
State: New South Wales

Coordinate: 34° 4' S, 150° 46' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Mount Annan
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: fragment
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "an approximately 20-acre (8.09-ha) remnant of the Cumberland Plain woodland... Birds were captured with multiple mist nets"
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 186
Years: 2014, 2015
Days: 4
Sampling comments: "samples were collected... 1 day/mo between October 2014 and February 2015"
Sample: 3624
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2020-05-25 18:25:35
Modified: 2020-05-25 18:25:35
Abundance distribution
28 species
11 singletons
total count 186
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 9.150
geometric series k: 0.8692
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8806
Shannon's H: 2.5744
Good's u: 0.9410
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus1 frugivore
Malurus cyaneus303.0 g insectivore
Malurus lamberti72.0 g insectivore
Sericornis frontalis131.8 g insectivore
Smicrornis brevirostris15.3 g insectivore
Acanthiza nana12.5 g insectivore
Acanthiza pusilla32.9 g insectivore
Pardalotus punctatus18.7 g insectivore
Pardalotus striatus71.9 g insectivore-nectarivore
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris4 omnivore
Lichenostomus penicillatus10 insectivore-nectarivore
Manorina melanophrys27
Manorina melanocephala7 insectivore
Anthochaera carunculata1 nectarivore
Myzomela sanguinolenta2 nectarivore
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae1 nectarivore
Pachycephala pectoralis11.6 g insectivore
Pachycephala rufiventris14.9 g insectivore
Oriolus sagittatus2 frugivore-omnivore
Artamus cyanopterus3 insectivore-nectarivore
Gymnorhina tibicen1 insectivore-omnivore
Rhipidura fuliginosa62.7 g insectivore
Rhipidura leucophrys23.3 g insectivore
Eopsaltria australis122.2 g insectivore
Zosterops lateralis51.9 g frugivore-omnivore
Pycnonotus jocosus35.6 g frugivore-insectivore
Turdus merula19.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Neochmia temporalis4411.4 g granivore