Puerto Barrios (mosquitoes)
Basic information
Sample name: Puerto Barrios (mosquitoes)

Reference: M. E. Morales-Betoulle, N. Komar, N. A. Panella, D. Alvarez, M. R. López, J.-L. Betoulle, S. M. Sosa, M. L. Müller, A. M. Kilpatrick, R. S. Lanciotti, B. W. Johnson, A. M. Power, and C. Cordón-Rosales. 2013. West Nile virus ecology in a tropical ecosystem in Guatemala. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 88(1):116-126 [ER 2237]
Country: Guatemala

Coordinate: 15° 50' N, 88° 28' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in an 80 km2 geographic area within the Puerto Barrios municipality"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: suburban
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 26.9
MAP: 2888.0
Habitat comments: "within a subtropical wet forest life zone. Climatic conditions are generally hot and humid without a well-defined dry season" and sample points were in rural and urban areas; "Urban sites were defined as having 3 30% of road and human dwelling habitats. Rural habitats in the study area included predominantly riparian forest, pasture, and cropland" (treated as suburban = rural)
MAP stated in text is 3500 mm
climate data are for Puerto Barrios and are from Graham (1998, American Journal of Botany)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 10
Sampling methods: no design, baited, light traps
Sample size: 117613
Years: 2006 - 2009
Days: 36
Nets or traps: 10
Net or trap nights: 360
Sampling comments: "Ecological studies were conducted between March 2006 and March 2009... Ten 1-km2 blocks were randomly selected and a sampling site was selected within each of these blocks... Mosquito population densities were estimated from collections of adult mosquitoes in one CO2-baited Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) light trap... and one gravid trap placed for 1 night per month in each of the 10 sampling sites" (i.e., over 36 or possibly 37 nights)
Sample: 2283
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-10-16 19:01:58
Modified: 2016-12-19 21:14:56
Abundance distribution
46 species
3 singletons
total count 117613
Fisher's α: 4.525
geometric series k: 0.7922
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8240
Shannon's H: 2.1190
Good's u: 1.0000