Nogal Canyon
Basic information
Sample name: Nogal Canyon

Reference: H. L. Black. 1974. A north temperate bat community: structure and prey populations. Journal of Mammalogy 55(1):138-157 [ER 412]
Country: United States
State: New Mexico

Coordinate: 33° 52' N, 107° 21' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "San Mateo Mountains (51 kilometers S, 10 kilometers W Magdalena"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 25.8
CMT: 2.3
MAP: 242.0
Habitat comments: "a heterogeneous mixture of pinyon-juniper, pine-oak woodlands, and mixed-conifer forest"
precip is based on a weather station 128 km away
MAP stated in text; CMT and WMT based on station 72365 (Albuquerque International Sunport)
Life forms: bats
Sites: 2
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 855
Days: 41
Net or trap nights: 226
Sampling comments: two collecting sites (Nogal and Weir Tank) spaced 1.5 km apart and sampled "on most nights" with "five or six 18-meter nets" over a period of 41 nights; 97% of captures were at Weir Tank
Sample: 756
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-06 21:16:28
Modified: 2014-05-14 13:10:54
Abundance distribution
16 species
2 singletons
total count 855
standardised richness: 6.9
Fisher's α: 2.794
geometric series k: 0.6698
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7072
Shannon's H: 1.7028
Good's u: 0.9977
Myotis auriculus136.8 g insectivore
Myotis sp.25
Myotis evotis156.5 g insectivore
Myotis lucifugus17.4 g insectivore
Myotis thysanodes106.7 g insectivore
Myotis volans387.4 g insectivore
Myotis yumanensis204.8 g insectivore
Parastrellus hesperus93.7 g insectivore
"Pipistrellus hesperus"
Eptesicus fuscus19517.2 g insectivore
Lasiurus cinereus7420.7 g insectivore
Lasionycteris noctivagans2310.0 g insectivore
Euderma maculatum515.7 g insectivore
Idionycteris phyllotis512.6 g insectivore
Corynorhinus townsendii18.7 g insectivore
"Plecotus townsendii"
Antrozous pallidus1316.5 g insectivore
Tadarida brasiliensis40811.3 g insectivore