Rickebasta (1996)
Basic information
Sample name: Rickebasta (1996)

Reference: J. O. Lundström, K. M. Lindström, B. Olsen, R. Dufva, and D. S. Krakower. 2001. Prevalence of Sindbis virus neutralizing antibodies among Swedish passerines indicates that thrushes are the main amplifying hosts. Journal of Medical Entomology 38(2):289-297 [ER 3281]
Country: Sweden

Coordinate: 59° 44' N, 17° 44' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "15 km south of Uppsala"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "The swamp stretches 400 by 100 m and is surrounded by farm land on one side and by mixed deciduous and coniferous forest on the other sides. Alder, birch, willow, and Norwegian spruce were the most abundant tree species"
Life forms: birds
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 89
Years: 1996
Days: 7
Seasons: summer
Nets or traps: 11
Sampling comments: "We used Japanese mist nets without bait... We used them from 0.5 h before sunrise until midday (all study areas), and again from late afternoon until 1 h after sunset (all areas except Rickebasta)... The nets are 3.0 m high and 12.0 m long with mesh size 2.5 cm squared, and we used 10-12 nets at a time" and sampling was during "26 to 27 June, 11 to 13 July, and 25 to 26 July 1996"
Sample: 3633
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2020-05-26 18:14:35
Modified: 2020-05-26 18:14:35
Abundance distribution
18 species
6 singletons
total count 89
standardised richness: 18.2
Fisher's α: 6.807
geometric series k: 0.8384
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8855
Shannon's H: 2.4746
Good's u: 0.9326
Erithacus rubecula2017.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus merula69.7 g insectivore-frugivore
Turdus philomelos468.9 g frugivore
Turdus iliacus361.2 g
Sylvia borin318.2 g frugivore-insectivore
Sylvia atricapilla416.7 g frugivore-insectivore
Phylloscopus sibilatrix19.2 g insectivore
Phylloscopus trochilus58.7 g insectivore
Muscicapa striata915.9 g insectivore
Ficedula hypoleuca112.2 g insectivore-frugivore
Poecile montanus1
"Parus montanus"
Cyanistes caeruleus13.2 g insectivore
"Parus caeruleus"
Parus major72.4 g insectivore-granivore
Sitta europaea32.7 g insectivore
Lanius collurio1 carnivore
Fringilla coelebs152.9 g granivore
Carduelis chloris126.0 g granivore
Emberiza citrinella429.7 g