Mount Nimba (dry season)
Basic information
Sample name: Mount Nimba (dry season)

Reference: C. Denys, B. Kadjo, A. D. Missoup, A. Monadjem, and V. Aniskine. 2013. New records of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) and karyotypes from Guinean Mount Nimba (West Africa). Italian Journal of Zoology 80(2):279-290 [ER 423]
Geography
Country: Equatorial Guinea

Coordinate: 7.60° N, 8.39° E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Mount Nimba
four sites: "Seringbara (550620 m asl)... Gbie (540620 m asl)... Societe des Mines de Fer de Guinea (SMFG) mining concession (1498 m asl)... between the Gouan and Zougue rivers at an intermediate altitude (8001200 m asl)" (altitude is midpoint)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: montane grassland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 27.9
CMT: 24.8
MAP: 3743.0
Habitat comments: Seringbara is a "lowland forest" and the other sites are apparently "montane grasslands"
climate data based on station 64910 (Douala airport)
Methods
Life forms: bats
Sampling methods: no design, mist nets
Sample size: 83
Years: 2008
Nets or traps: 6
Net or trap nights: 38
Sampling comments: six 12-m mist nets used over 38 net nights
all bats were collected and reposited in the MNHN
Metadata
Sample: 769
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-10 14:08:55
Modified: 2014-08-22 13:11:03
Abundance distribution
13 species
4 singletons
total count 83
Fisher's α: 4.326
geometric series k: 0.7673
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8447
Shannon's H: 2.1262
Good's u: 0.9521
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