Central Highlands
Basic information
Sample name: Central Highlands

Reference: J. R. Speakman, L. F. Lumsden, and G. C. Hays. 1994. Predation rates on bats released to fly during daylight in south-eastern Australia. Journal of Zoology 233:318-321 [ER 459]
Country: Australia
State: Victoria

Coordinate: 37° 5' S, 144° 13' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "the majority" of bats were captured "in the Central Highlands, a large forested area to the east of Melbourne" (coordinate based on Central Highlands)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 19.2
CMT: 9.6
MAP: 544.0
Habitat comments: climate based on station 94865 (Hoppers Crossing)
Life forms: bats
Sampling methods: no design, harp nets
Sample size: 997
Years: 1989, 1990
Sample: 817
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-04-17 19:57:40
Modified: 2014-04-24 17:25:19
Abundance distribution
11 species
1 singleton
total count 997
standardised richness: 6.4
Fisher's α: 1.730
geometric series k: 0.5666
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8036
Shannon's H: 1.7890
Good's u: 0.9990
Chalinolobus gouldii2113.3 g insectivore
Chalinolobus morio1678.9 g insectivore
Vespadelus darlingtoni187
"Eptesicus darlingtoni"
Vespadelus regulus2934.6 g insectivore
"Eptesicus regulus"
Vespadelus vulturnus254.1 g
"Eptesicus vulturnus"
Nyctophilus geoffroyi1968.3 g insectivore
Nyctophilus gouldi799.5 g insectivore
Mormopterus planiceps28.6 g insectivore
Falsistrellus tasmaniensis24 insectivore
Myotis adversus210.4 g insectivore
Scotorepens balstoni18.0 g insectivore