Barkedji (2006)
Basic information
Sample name: Barkedji (2006)

Reference: D. Diallo, C. Talla, Y. Ba, I. Dia, A. A. Sall, and M. Diallo. 2011. Temporal distribution and spatial pattern of abundance of the Rift Valley fever and West Nile fever vectors in Barkedji, Senegal. Journal of Vector Ecology 36(2):426-436 [ER 2231]
Geography
Country: Senegal

Coordinate: 15° 16' 30" N, 14° 50' 0" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "within a radius of 13 km centered on the Barkedji village (14 47-14 53W, 15 13- 15 20N)"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: grazing
MAT: 28.8
WMT: 35.5
CMT: 24.4
MAP: 400.0
Habitat comments: "the Sahelian biogeographic domain characterized by a shrubby vegetation, hot dry climate, short rainy season (from June to October), and long dry season (November to May), with annual rainfall ranging from 300 to 500 mm... People grow mainly millet during the rainy season and herd sheep, goats, and cattle year-round... the following landscape classes were selected for the study: 1) temporary ponds, 2) villages, and 3) vegetation classes of steppes, shrubby savannah, wooded savannah and barren"
MAT, CMT, and WMT are for Barkedji and are from Ngom et al. (2014, BMC Infectious Diseases)
Methods
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 79
Sampling methods: no design, baited, light traps
Sample size: 14588
Years: 2006
Days: 11
Seasons: wet or monsoon
Nets or traps: 79
Net or trap nights: 869
Sampling comments: "Adult mosquitoes were collected using CDC light traps with dry-ice in 79 sites selected to include all the landscape classes... Mosquitoes were collected for one night in each site on a bi-weekly basis from... July to November, 2006" (i.e., over about 11 weeks); "For each sampling night, one trap was set in each site"
Metadata
Sample: 2275
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-10-16 12:36:14
Modified: 2016-12-19 20:12:26
Abundance distribution
37 species
5 singletons
total count 14588
Fisher's α: 4.588
geometric series k: 0.7925
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8177
Shannon's H: 2.0994
Good's u: 0.9997
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