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Lopez, M. & F.E. Fonturbel (2019): Occurrence database of native plants and animals of south-central Chile. v1. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Dataset/Occurrence. http://gbif-chile.mma.gob.cl/ipt/resource?r=nativebiodiversity&v=1.0
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|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-57.327, -77.344], North East [-16.299, -61.523]|
Animal and plant species identified to the species level.
|Kingdom||Animalia (Animals), Plantae (Plants)|
|Start Date / End Date||2007-10-10 / 2018-12-01|
This is the first part of a large dataset of animal and plant occurrence data gathered in south-central Chile
|Title||Occurrence database of native plants and animals of south-central Chile|
|Funding||FONDECYT 11160152, 3140528|
The personnel involved in the project:
This database is based on three sampling approaches: live-trapping, camera-trap monitoring, and censuses.
|Study Extent||There are two main areas: in central Chile we have sampling sites nearby Santiago and at Las Chinchillas National Reserve. In southern Chile, we have 15 sampling sites between southern Bio Bio region up to the Palena Province (Los Lagos region).|
Method step description:
- (1) Live trapping. Live trapping procedures were conducted using wire-mesh traps (custom-made) as described in the references provided below. (2) Camera traps. Camera-trap monitoring was conducted using wire-mesh traps (custom-made) as described in the references provided below. (3) Plant and bird censuses were conducted using wire-mesh traps (custom-made) as described in the references provided below.
- Fontúrbel, F.E. & J.E. Jiménez. 2009. Underestimation of the monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides) due to a sampling artifact. Journal of Mammalogy 90 (6): 1357–1362. doi: 10.1644/09-MAMM-A-027R1.1 10.1644/09-MAMM-A-027R1.1
- Fontúrbel, F.E., E.A. Silva-Rodríguez, N.H. Cárdenas & J.E. Jiménez. 2010. Spatial ecology of monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides) in a fragmented landscape of southern Chile. Mammalian Biology 75 (1): 1–9. doi: 10.1016/j.mambio.2009.08.004 10.1016/j.mambio.2009.08.004
- Fontúrbel, F.E. 2010. A methodological approach to assess the small mammal community diversity in the temperate rainforest of Patagonia. Mammalian Biology 75 (4): 294-301. doi: 10.1016/j.mambio.2009.03.012 10.1016/j.mambio.2009.03.012
- Candia, A.B., R. Medel & F.E. Fontúrbel. 2014. Indirect effects of a parasitic plant on host pollination and seed dispersal interactions. Oikos 123 (11): 1371-1376. doi: 10.1111/oik.01353 10.1111/oik.01353
- Fontúrbel, F.E., A.B. Candia & C. Botto-Mahan. 2014. Nocturnal activity patterns of the monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides) in native and exotic habitats. Journal of Mammalogy 95 (6): 1199-1206. doi: 10.1644/13-MAMM-A-304 10.1644/13-MAMM-A-304
- Lucero, F., C. Botto-Mahan, R. Medel & F.E. Fontúrbel. 2014. New insights on the mistletoe Tristerix aphyllus (Loranthaceae): interaction with diurnal and nocturnal frugivorous species. Gayana Botanica 71 (2): 270-272. doi: 10.4067/S0717-66432014000200010 10.4067/S0717-66432014000200010
- Fontúrbel, F.E., P. Jordano & R. Medel. 2015. Scale-dependent responses of pollination and seed dispersal mutualisms in a habitat transformation scenario. Journal of Ecology 103 (5): 1334-1343. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12443 10.1111/1365-2745.12443
- Salazar, D.A. & F.E. Fontúrbel. 2016. Beyond habitat structure: landscape heterogeneity explains the monito del monte (Dromiciops gliroides) occurrence and behavior at habitats dominated by exotic trees. Integrative Zoology 11 (5): 413-421. doi: 10.1111/1749-4877.12198 10.1111/1749-4877.12198
- Fontúrbel, F.E., A.B. Candia & G.J. Castaño-Villa. 2016. Are abandoned eucalyptus plantations avifauna-friendly? A case study in the Valdivian rainforest. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87 (4): 1402-1406. doi: 10.1016/j.rmb.2016.09.011 10.1016/j.rmb.2016.09.011
- Fontúrbel, F.E. & R. Medel. 2017. Frugivore-mediated selection in a habitat transformation scenario. Scientific Reports 7: article 45371. doi: 10.1038/srep45371 10.1038/srep45371
- Fontúrbel, F.E., D.A. Salazar & R. Medel. 2017. Why mistletoes are more aggregated in disturbed forests? The role of differential host mortality. Forest Ecology and Management 394: 13-19. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2017.03.028 10.1016/j.foreco.2017.03.028
- Fontúrbel, F.E., D.A. Salazar & R. Medel. 2017. Increased resource availability prevents the disruption of key ecological interactions in disturbed habitats. Ecosphere 8 (4): article e01768. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.1768 10.1002/ecs2.1768
- Fontúrbel, F.E., P. Jordano & R. Medel. 2017. Plant-animal mutualism effectiveness in native and transformed habitats: Assessing the coupled outcomes of pollination and seed dispersal. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 28: 87-95. doi: 10.1016/j.ppees.2017.09.003 10.1016/j.ppees.2017.09.003
- Fontúrbel, F.E. & A.B. Candia. 2018. Native forest replacement changes fruit geometry on Tristerix corymbosus (Loranthaceae), a keystone mistletoe. Gayana Botanica 75 (2): 650-653. doi: 10.4067/S0717-66432018000200650 10.4067/S0717-66432018000200650
- Fontúrbel, F.E., M.W. Bruford, D.A. Salazar, J. Cortés-Miranda & C. Vega-Retter. 2019. The hidden costs of living in a transformed habitat: Ecological and evolutionary consequences in a tripartite mutualistic system with a keystone mistletoe. Science of the Total Environment 651 (2): 2740-2748. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.125 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.125
- Tejo, C.F. & F.E. Fontúrbel. 2019. A vertical forest within the forest: millenary trees from the Valdivian rainforest as biodiversity hubs. Ecology 100 (4): e02584. doi: 10.1002/ecy.2584 10.1002/ecy.2584
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