Basic information
Sample name: Amauro

Reference: L. C. Nwosu, C. J. Iwu, and U. I. Nwosu. 2011. Assessment of mosquito diversity and evaluation of impact of house treatment with DDT on their population in Amauro, Okigwe Local Government Area Imo State, Nigeria. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management 4(3):51-55 [ER 2210]
Country: Nigeria
State: Imo

Coordinate: 5.45° N, 7.15° E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in Amauro, a secluded village in Okigwe Local Government Area"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical wetland
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 27.0
MAP: 2250.0
Habitat comments: "The village is practically sandwiched between extensive water bodies and rice paddies. The hydrology of the area varies from marshes, streams and to rivers"
climate data are for Owerri and are from Sr and Sowa (2002, Hydrogeology Journal)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, baited, light traps
Sample size: 9114
Sampling comments: "Miniature Centre for Disease Control (CDC) light traps (model 512) baited with 300 g of dry ice carbon IV oxide (CO2) was used to sample host-seeking mosquito population prior to house treatment with DDT"
Sample: 2248
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-08-31 21:13:10
Modified: 2020-01-14 18:32:46
Abundance distribution
8 species
0 singletons
total count 9114
standardised richness: 8.0
Fisher's α: 0.864
geometric series k: 0.6526
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7702
Shannon's H: 1.7206
Good's u: 1.0000