Floresta Estadual do Palmito
Basic information
Sample name: Floresta Estadual do Palmito

Reference: E. B. dos Santos, M. A. Favretto, S. G. S. Costa, and M. A. Navarro-Silva. 2016. Mites (Acari: Trombidiformes) parasitizing mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in an Atlantic Forest area in southern Brazil with a new mite genus country record. Experimental and Applied Acarology 69:323-333 [ER 2187]
Country: Brazil
State: Paraná

Coordinate: 24° 35' S, 48° 32' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in the municipality of Paranagua ́"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.0
CMT: 18.0
MAP: 1950.0
Habitat comments: "The area has 530 ha of native vegetation and is a conservation park" and has a "Cfa subtropical climate" with "no well-defined dry season"; the vegetation is "Dense Ombrophilous Forest of Low Lands"
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, other traps
Sample size: 1731
Years: 2014, 2015
Sampling comments: collection was "between June 2014 and May 2015, with the exception of July and August 2014. Mosquitoes were collected with the Nasci aspirator"
Sample: 2217
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-13 17:36:11
Modified: 2016-08-13 17:36:11
Abundance distribution
43 species
13 singletons
total count 1731
standardised richness: 21.3
Fisher's α: 7.988
geometric series k: 0.8649
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8917
Shannon's H: 2.6645
Good's u: 0.9925