Danau Melikin
Basic information
Sample name: Danau Melikin

Reference: A. Rohani, I. Zamree, W. N. W. M. Ali, A. A. Hadi, M. Asmad, D. Lubim, Z. M. Nor, and L. H. Lim. 2013. Nocturnal man biting habits of mosquito species in Serian, Sarawak, Malaysia. Advances in Entomology 1(2):42-49 [ER 2227]
Country: Malaysia
State: Sarawak

Coordinate: 0° 59' 16" N, 110° 48' 23" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in Balai Ringin, Serian District, Sarawak" and specifically in the village of Danau Melikin
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "a low lying terrain with few hills and small swamps in between where dry padi and vegetables cultivations are also being practised"
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 1139
Sampling comments: "Mosquitoes were caught indoors and outdoors using Human Landing Catching (HLC) technique... collections were carried out bi-monthly, overnight from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am with two collectors each simultaneously stationed indoors and outdoors. All mosquitoes landing on human baits were caught using glass vials (50 19 mm)... Two houses were selected for each village during two collection nights for each survey" (number of collection nights from this village is unclear)
Sample: 2268
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-10-15 16:36:41
Modified: 2016-10-15 16:36:41
Abundance distribution
19 species
3 singletons
total count 1139
standardised richness: 7.6
Fisher's α: 3.239
geometric series k: 0.7363
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8395
Shannon's H: 2.0264
Good's u: 0.9974