Maliau Basin Conservation Area
Basic information
Sample name: Maliau Basin Conservation Area

Reference: J. F. Brodie, A. J. Giordano, and L. Ambu. 2015. Differential responses of large mammals to logging and edge effects. Mammalian Biology 80:7-13 [ER 3338]
Geography
Country: Malaysia
State: Sabah

Coordinate: 4° 49' N, 116° 54' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "elevation ranges from a few hundred meters to ∼1700 m"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAP: 3800.0
Habitat comments: "undisturbed primary rainforest, including mixed dipterocarp, tropical heath, and Casuarina-dominated formations, as well as adjacent mixed dipterocarp forest that was logged in the early- to mid-1990s. Logging consisted of the selective removal of 1015 trees above 60 cm diameter per hectare. Reduced impact logging techniques were practiced... the area receives ∼3800 mm of rainfall annually... Except for occasional reports of banteng poaching by hunters in the southern portion of the conservation area, hunting is extremely limited in the area"
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1997
Nets or traps: 26
Net or trap nights: 1747
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: yes
Sampling comments: "We set up 26 camera trap stations the MBCA, 15 in primary forest and 11 in logged forest, and deployed two cameras per station from January to May 2010... We used Reconyx RM45 camera traps"
Metadata
Sample: 3709
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2020-10-31 17:47:18
Modified: 2020-10-31 17:47:18
Abundance distribution
26 species
4 singletons
total count 1997
standardised richness: 9.4
Fisher's α: 4.220
geometric series k: 0.7798
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8301
Shannon's H: 2.0984
Good's u: 0.9980
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