Spindletop Farm (ground level)
Basic information
Sample name: Spindletop Farm (ground level)

Reference: R. T. Trout and G. C. Brown. 2009. Impact of residual insecticide applied to upper story vegetation on resting adult mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae). Florida Entomologist 92(1):91-98 [ER 2186]
Country: United States
State: Kentucky

Coordinate: 38° 4' N, 84° 28' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "Kentucky's Mosquito Research Center on Spindletop Farm of Lexington"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 13.0
MAP: 1166.0
Habitat comments: none given
climate data are for the Spindletop Farm Education and Research Center and are from Iqbal et al. (2013, Plant Soil)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 2
Sampling methods: no design, baited, light traps
Sample size: 1251
Years: 2005
Days: 10
Seasons: summer, autumn
Sampling comments: there were "Two tree lines (~2.5 km apart)... The first tree line was divided into 2 blocks, while the second tree line was divided into 4 blocks... In each plot, 2 weeks before and 8 weeks after treatment, mosquito populations were monitored, totaling 10 sampling weeks (7-VII-7-IX-2005)... populations were monitored weekly with Centers for Disease Control (CDC) miniature light traps... at ground level (1.5 m)" and traps were baited with CO2
Sample: 2216
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-13 17:16:50
Modified: 2016-12-17 21:28:49
Abundance distribution
11 species
3 singletons
total count 1251
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.660
geometric series k: 0.5027
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.3771
Shannon's H: 0.7940
Good's u: 0.9976