Koungheul (captured on humans)
Basic information
Sample name: Koungheul (captured on humans)

Reference: J. Thonnon, D. Fontenille, A. Tall, M. Diallo, Y. Renaudineau, B. Baudez, and G. Raphenon. 1998. Re-emergence of yellow fever in Senegal in 1995. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 59(1):108-114 [ER 2290]
Country: Senegal

Coordinate: 14° 8' 30" N, 14° 48' 0" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: within "Two rural administrative districts, Ribo-Escale (1420'N, 1441'W) and Guente-Pate (14"17'N, 14'55'W) near Koungheul town"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical savanna
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 35.7
CMT: 20.0
MAP: 750.0
Habitat comments: "semi-humid savannah... Heaviest rainfalls occur between June and October and the annual average rainfall is approximately 750 mm"
climate data are for Nioro de Rip and are from Dossa et al. (2010, Plant Soil)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 523
Years: 1995
Sampling comments: "An entomologic survey was conducted between October 28, 1995 and November 11, 1995. Adult mosquitoes were collected between 5:30 PM and 10:00 PM in tubes after landing on immunized human volunteers during a total of 445 person-hr of capture"
Sample: 2395
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-12-26 14:45:50
Modified: 2020-01-14 18:43:31
Abundance distribution
8 species
2 singletons
total count 523
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.340
geometric series k: 0.4340
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5084
Shannon's H: 1.0120
Good's u: 0.9962