Crocker range scientific expedition 2002

Henry Bernard and Kalsum Mohd Yusah and Shigeki Yasuma and Lucy Kimsui (2004) Crocker range scientific expedition 2002. Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. ISBN 978-9-83-264333-3

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Abstract

A survey was conducted on the non-flying small mammals (<1kg) at three elevations (500 m, 1000 m, and 1400 m above sea level) inside Crocker Range Park and one elevation (100 m above sea level) outside Crocker Range Park. The purpose was to document several aspects of the small mammal community structure at these elevations. The variations in habitat structure and habitat-use patterns of the small mammals are described to explain the observed differences in the small mammal community structure across different elevations. Total trapping effort was 1080 trap-nights with 106 individuals of small mammals comprising 14 species and five families caught at all elevations. One murid rodent, Niviventer rapit, caught at 1400m, is a new record for Crocker Range Park.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: Crocker , Ecosystem , Expedition
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH1-278.5 Natural history (General) > QH1-(199.5) General Including nature conservation, geographical distribution
Q Science > QK Botany > QK1-989 Botany
Q Science > QL Zoology > QL1-991 Zoology
Divisions: FACULTY > Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Depositing User: DG MASNIAH AHMAD -
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2021 11:00
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2021 09:00
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/29501

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