Ouidah-Kpomasse-Tori (outdoor)
Basic information
Sample name: Ouidah-Kpomasse-Tori (outdoor)

Reference: A. Djènontin, S. Bio-Bangana, N. Moiroux, M.-C. Henry, O. Bousari, J. Chabi, R. Ossè, S. Koudénoukpo, V. Corbel, M. Akogbéto, and F. Chandre. 2010. Culicidae diversity, malaria transmission and insecticide resistance alleles in malaria vectors in Ouidah-Kpomasse-Tori district from Benin (West Africa): A pre-intervention study. Parasites & Vectors 3(83):1-7 [ER 2192]
Country: Benin

Coordinate: 6° 22' N, 2° 5' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: map indicates that the villages are to the north of Ouidah (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 31.0
CMT: 27.0
MAP: 1200.0
Habitat comments: "a sub-equatorial climate, with two dry seasons (August-September and December-March), and two rainy seasons (April-July and October-November)... Currently, the vegetation is characterized by bushes and isolated trees, associated with areas with more or less densely populated areas with oil palm trees"
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 28
Sampling methods: no design, baited
Sample size: 28387
Years: 2007, 2008
Seasons: dry, wet or monsoon
Net or trap nights: 2240
Sampling comments: "Twenty eight villages were selected considering a size between 250-500 inhabitants, a distance between two villages higher than two kilometers... Sampling of mosquitoes was done... by human landing catches using tubes... during 5 surveys from October 2007 to May 2008 (2 in the beginning of rainy periods and 3 in dry periods) every 6 weeks both indoors and outdoors at 4 sites per village from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. and for two consecutive nights per survey (i.e. 16 person-nights per village per survey)"
Sample: 2224
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-14 10:33:13
Modified: 2020-05-29 20:33:47
Abundance distribution
25 species
1 singleton
total count 28387
standardised richness: 5.0
Fisher's α: 2.700
geometric series k: 0.6752
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6992
Shannon's H: 1.5404
Good's u: 1.0000