Hafr Al Batin
Basic information
Sample name: Hafr Al Batin

Reference: A. M. Alahmed. 2012. Mosquito fauna (Diptera: Culicidae) of the Eastern Region of Saudi Arabia and their seasonal abundance. Journal of King Saud University - Science 24:55-62 [ER 2195]
Country: Saudi Arabia

Coordinate: 28° 26' N, 45° 58' E
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Hafr Al Batin
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "a desert area... The climate is harsh, hot and dry during summer, and cold and rainy during winter"
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, light traps
Sample size: 1035
Years: 2004 - 2006
Days: 52
Nets or traps: 2
Net or trap nights: 104
Sampling comments: "During the period from March 2004 to February 2006, biweekly field trips were made... Adult mosquitoes were collected from the study area using one CDC and one standard New Jersey (NJ) light traps... The light traps were operated once every 2 weeks"
Sample: 2229
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-15 16:10:54
Modified: 2016-08-15 16:10:54
Abundance distribution
6 species
0 singletons
total count 1035
standardised richness: 6.0
Fisher's α: 0.844
geometric series k: 0.4699
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6096
Shannon's H: 1.1358
Good's u: 1.0000