Basic information
Sample name: Marapamanda

Reference: D. Walker. 1966. Vegetation of the Lake Ipea Region, New Guinea Highlands: I. Forest, grassland and garden. Journal of Ecology 54(2):503-533 [ER 17]
Country: Papua New Guinea
State: Western Highlands District

Coordinate: 5° 24' S, 143° 24' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
MAT: 14.6
WMT: 15.3
CMT: 13.9
MAP: 2567.5
Habitat comments: climate data based on Wabag (temperature) and average of Wabag and Laiagam (precip), but temperature values lowered by 2 because local temperatures are said to be "about 2 C lower" than at Wabag
Life forms: trees
Sites: 1
Site area: 0.075
Sampling methods: line transect, quadrat
Sample size: 194
Minimum size: 2.5cm dbh
Sampling comments: "fifteen rectangular plots in three rows, each of five plots" that were 10 x 5 m
minimum dbh is somewhere "under 5 cm"; 2.5 cm is a guess based on the fact that the next size class is 5 - 10 cm
Sample: 75
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-02-12 15:37:09
Modified: 2014-07-17 15:52:20
Abundance distribution
20 species
7 singletons
total count 194
standardised richness: 11.6
Fisher's α: 5.595
geometric series k: 0.8148
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8479
Shannon's H: 2.2296
Good's u: 0.9640