Basic information
Sample name: Qeshm

Reference: S. Azari-Hamidian, Y.-M. Linton, M. R. Abai, H. Ladonni, M. A. Oshaghi, A. A. Hanafi-Bojd, S. H. Moosa-Kazemi, H. Shabkhiz, A. Pakari, and R. E. Harbach. 2010. Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) fauna of the Iranian islands in the Persian Gulf. Journal of Natural History 44(15-16):913-925 [ER 2197]
Country: Iran
State: Hormozgan

Coordinate: 26° 49' 0" N, 55° 52' 30" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "The elevation of these islands is about 410 m above sea level"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 38.8
CMT: 13.1
MAP: 152.0
Habitat comments: "the climate is warm and humid"
climate data are for Qeshm and are from Djamali et al. (2011, Ecologia Mediterranea)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: hand capture
Sample size: 114
Seasons: winter, spring, summer
Sampling comments: "Mosquito collections were conducted... in 2005 (March), 2006 (May, June and December) and 2007 (April)... Adult mosquitoes were obtained by hand-catch and by night landing catches, using aspirators, or by rearing immature stages collected in aquatic habitats using the standard larval dipping technique"
Sample: 2231
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-15 20:27:29
Modified: 2016-12-18 09:43:12
Abundance distribution
14 species
4 singletons
total count 114
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 4.193
geometric series k: 0.7529
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8044
Shannon's H: 1.9979
Good's u: 0.9652