Dewara, Novia and Dewi, Bainah Sari and Harianto, Sugeng P. (2019) The Influence of Tree Shading on Dung Beetle Biodiversity in the4 Utilization Block of the Tahura Wan Abdul Rachman. Jurnal Sylva Lestari, 8 (1). pp. 400-408. ISSN ISSN 2339-0913 (In Press)


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Dung beetle is a key species in an ecosystem because it plays an important role in regulating ecosystem functions and its diversity is influenced tree shading. Bioindicator of the level of destruction of tropical forests and habitats, one of which can be seen from the presence of dung beetle The research objective was to analyze how the influence of shade on dung beetle diversity in the Tahura WAR Utilization Block. The method used is the trap method that is planted parallel to the ground, then the collected data is analyzed by diversity index, evenness index and wealth index. The results of the study found that 29 individuals consisting of three types (Cattarsius mollosus, Onthopagus sp, and Aphodius marginellus). Dung beetle is more commonly found in the shade than without a comparison with a ratio of 21: 8, because the area is suitable for flying fecal beetle activities, to maintain dung beetle populations, it is expected that the manager of Tahura WAR will continue to maintain sustainability in the Tahura WAR Utilization Block. Key words: dung beetle, tree shading, diversity, Tahura WAR

Item Type: Article
Subjects: S Agriculture > SD Forestry
Divisions: Fakultas Pertanian (FP) > Prodi Kehutanan
Depositing User: Dr.Hj. Bainah Sari Dewi s.Hut., M.P.
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2019 07:42
Last Modified: 04 Nov 2019 07:42

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