Monte Alto
Basic information
Sample name: Monte Alto

Reference: M. Stein, M. Santana, L. M. Galindo, E. Etchepare, J. A. Willener, and W. R. Almirón. 2016. Culicidae (Diptera) community structure, spatial and temporal distribution in three environments of the province of Chaco, Argentina. Acta Tropica 156:57-67 [ER 2284]
Country: Argentina
State: Chaco

Coordinate: 27° 26' S, 58° 55' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 23.0
WMT: 27.0
CMT: 15.0
MAP: 1280.0
Habitat comments: "subtropical with a dry season... part of an extensive area, commonly called Parque Chaqueño, where vegetation has a polymorphic appearance and consists of xeric forests, shrubs and herbaceous steppes, savannas, palm groves and grasslands" and specifically "semi-urban... with low population density (<600 inhabitants per hectare), without sewage disposal system, public transport services, shops and health centers near"
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, baited, light traps
Sample size: 71873
Years: 2001 - 2003
Sampling comments: "The collections were made fortnightly, during the period June 2001–October 2003. They were made using a CDC light trap with CO2"
Sample: 2387
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-12-26 09:29:06
Modified: 2020-01-14 16:36:22
Abundance distribution
72 species
3 singletons
total count 71873
extrapolated richness: 76.9
Fisher's α: 7.898
geometric series k: 0.8636
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7538
Shannon's H: 2.1425
Good's u: 1.0000
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Aedeomyia squamipennis366
Anopheles albitarsis209
Anopheles benarrochi2
Anopheles deaneorum2
Anopheles evansae59
Anopheles galvaoi47
Anopheles neomaculipalpus389
Anopheles oswaldoi5
Anopheles triannulatus2581
Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) spp.3059
Coquillettidia albicosta493
Coquillettidia nigricans2584
Coquillettidia shannoni11
Coquillettidia spp.300
Culex apicinus5
Culex bidens1177
Culex brethesi2
Culex chidesteri559
Culex clarki18
Culex coronator168
Culex delpontei1053
Culex eduardoi55
Culex educator151
Culex hepperi40
Culex imitator19
Culex intrincatus161
Culex lahillei7
Culex maxi592
Culex mollis8
Culex ocossa156
Culex quinquefasciatus2
Culex saltanensis74
Culex (Culex) spp.33279
Haemagogus spegazzinii2
Mansonia flaveola14
Mansonia humeralis570
Mansonia indubitans7
Mansonia pseudotitillans1
Mansonia titillans7012
Mansonia spp.585
Ochlerotatus albifasciatus65
Ochlerotatus crinifer4
Ochlerotatus fulvus80
Ochlerotatus hastatus/oligopistus3112
Ochlerotatus scapularis8562
Ochlerotatus serratus3
Ochlerotatus stigmaticus197
Ochlerotatus spp.748
Psorophora albigenu/varipes409
Psorophora albipes21
Psorophora ciliata83
Psorophora cingulata4
Psorophora confinnis24
Psorophora cyanescens39
Psorophora dimidiata6
Psorophora discrucians124
Psorophora ferox2054
Psorophora lutzzi2
Psorophora pallescens9
Psorophora paulli3
Psorophora saeva2
Psorophora varinervis99
Psorophora (Grabhamia) spp.43
Uranotaenia apicalis17
Uranotaenia geometrica1
Uranotaenia lowii19
Uranotaenia nataliae3
Uranotaenia spp.38
Wyeomyia diabolica102
Wyeomyia melanocephala1
Wyeomyia muelhensi35
Wyeomyia (Phoniomyia) spp.140