Basic information
Sample name: Tiko

Reference: J. D. Bigoga, L. Manga, V. P. K. Titanji, M. Coetzee, and R. G. F. Leke. 2007. Malaria vectors and transmission dynamics in coastal south-western Cameroon. Malaria Journal 6(5):1-12 [ER 2278]
Country: Cameroon

Coordinate: 4° 4' N, 9° 17' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "20 km from Limbe"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 26.0
MAP: 3100.0
Habitat comments: "a rural setting... within the tropical rain forest region... Crops grown in the plantations include rubber (Fiscus elastica) and banana (Musa spp.) in Tiko, and oil palm (Elaies Spp.) in Tiko... mean annual temperature of 26C, mean annual rainfall of 2, 00010, 000 mm"
MAP is for the area of Limbe and is from Che et al. (2011, Nat Hazards)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 2135
Years: 2001, 2002
Sampling comments: "A longitudinal study was carried out for 12 months from August 2001 to July 2002... For two consecutive nights (6:00 pm6:00 am) every month, at each site (total 72 nights), mosquitoes were captured indoors on six human volunteer collectors using the human landing catch method"
Sample: 2379
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-12-23 20:47:00
Modified: 2020-01-14 18:41:32
Abundance distribution
6 species
0 singletons
total count 2135
standardised richness: 6.0
Fisher's α: 0.755
geometric series k: 0.5779
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6819
Shannon's H: 1.4237
Good's u: 1.0000