Estimators of Fruit Abundance of Tropical Trees

  title={Estimators of Fruit Abundance of Tropical Trees},
  author={Colin A. Chapman and Richard Wangham and Kevin M Hunt and Daniel L. Gebo and Leah Gardner},
Many types of b~ological s t ~ ~ i l ~ e s require rht. estirnatio~i of food ahu~iil,ince In tropical fi~resrs, and a variety of mt.thods have been used to estimatt. this parameter. I-lere we cornpare the ;iccuracy .inii prec~sion of three lnerhods for estlmatlng the fruit ahucldaclce (hiomass and numhcr) of tropical rree specles. rree diameter, crown vo lu~ne , anil v~sua l cstlrnatlocl. D ~ ~ i m e r e r low levels of ~nrerobserver a t breast height (DBF-I)was tht. most consistently accurate… CONTINUE READING
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