Messina Nature Reserve
Basic information
Sample name: Messina Nature Reserve

Reference: E. C. J. Seamark and T. Kearney. 2008. Bats of Messina Nature Reserve, Limpopo Province, South Africa. African Bat Conservation News 18:5-7 [ER 417]
Country: South Africa
State: Limpopo

Coordinate: 22° 24' 36" S, 30° 3' 0" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "on the Farm Prinzenhage 47 MT"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Protection: nature reserve
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.1
CMT: 12.1
MAP: 508.0
Habitat comments: "Musina Mopane Bushveld"
climate data based on station 68174 (Polokwane)
Life forms: bats
Sampling methods: harp nets, mist nets
Sample size: 59
Years: 1996
Days: 5
Sampling comments: "two nights with mist nets, and three nights with a harp trap"
Sample: 762
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-07 10:12:44
Modified: 2014-04-24 20:35:33
Abundance distribution
6 species
1 singleton
total count 59
standardised richness: 5.1
Fisher's α: 1.670
geometric series k: 0.5065
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6566
Shannon's H: 1.3311
Good's u: 0.9836