Dissimilarities in species assemblages among Amazonian mineral licks

Griffiths, Brian, Cooper, Justin, Bowler, Mark, Gilmore, Michael and Luther, David (2021) Dissimilarities in species assemblages among Amazonian mineral licks. Biotropica, 53 (5). pp. 1255-1260. ISSN 0006-3606

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Abstract

Mineral lick elevation, size, and distance to the closest human community are all associated with mammal and bird species visitations. The most frequently hunted licks have similar species assemblages. Results indicate high variability in species assemblages at different mineral licks suggesting different species-specific resource needs at different licks.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Amazon, bird, camera trap, conservation, geography, Loreto, mammal
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: Faculty of Health & Science > Department of Science & Technology
Depositing User: Mark Bowler
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2021 10:21
Last Modified: 16 Sep 2021 10:45
URI: http://oars.uos.ac.uk/id/eprint/1922

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