Saharevo (human landing, outdoor)
Basic information
Sample name: Saharevo (human landing, outdoor)

Reference: L. Andrianaivolambo, O. Domarle, M. Randrianarivelojosia, J. Ratovonjato, G. Le Goff, A. Talman, F. Ariey, and V. Robert. 2010. Anthropophilic mosquitoes and malaria transmission in the eastern foothills of the central highlands of Madagascar. Acta Tropica 116:240-245 [ER 2280]
Geography
Country: Madagascar

Coordinate: 19° 22' S, 48° 10' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in the Moramanga district, Alaotra-Mangoro region, former province of Toamasina"
latitude stated as 18 82' S, presumably meaning 1852' S based on the latitude of Moramanga
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: rural
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 23.0
CMT: 16.0
MAP: 1400.0
Habitat comments: "The mean annual rainfall is 1400 mm, ranging monthly between 255 and 3 mm, in December and September, respectively. The average temperatures of the hottest and coldest months are 23 and 16 ◦ C in February and August... The population... is mainly devoted to agricultural activities with an accessory production of charcoal. Rice fields are occasionally present"
Methods
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 4759
Years: 2003, 2004
Sampling comments: "The study was carried out from October 6, 2003 to September 27, 2004... It was conducted each week from November 2003 to June 2004, and every other week in October 2003 and from July 2004 to September 2004; observa- tions were made 42 weeks in total"; sampling involved "all night human landing catches with volunteers staying indoors or outdoors... Female mosquitoes... were collected as they landed on the bare legs of volunteers... The total number of human-nights was... 336"
Metadata
Sample: 2382
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-12-24 12:50:02
Modified: 2016-12-24 12:50:02
Abundance distribution
25 species
2 singletons
total count 4759
Fisher's α: 3.459
geometric series k: 0.7524
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8768
Shannon's H: 2.3190
Good's u: 0.9996
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