Cowley Beach Training Area (nighttime)
Basic information
Sample name: Cowley Beach Training Area (nighttime)

Reference: S. P. Frances, N. V. Dung, N. W. Beebe, and M. Debboun. 2002. Field evaluation of repellent formulations against daytime and nighttime biting mosquitoes in a tropical rainforest in northern Australia. Journal of Medical Entomology 39(3):541-544 [ER 2308]
Country: Australia
State: Queensland

Coordinate: 17° 42' S, 146° 6' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "at Cowley Beach Training Area, Cowley Beach"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 23.6
MAP: 3314.0
Habitat comments: "in a rainforest" (probably primary and at least 100 ha based on satellite photos)
climate data are for the South Johnstone Experimental Station and are from Pohlman et al. (2009, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology)
the station has an "average daily maximum temperature of 28.1║áC and an average daily minimum temperature of 19.1║áC" (mean 23.6║)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sampling methods: no design, baited, hand capture
Sample size: 823
Years: 2001
Sampling comments: "The study was conducted... during April-May 2001... Four male volunteers (aged 􏰀21 yr) participated in the study... Participants... collected all mosquitoes biting... using aspirators"
Sample: 2447
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-12-30 20:37:05
Modified: 2016-12-30 20:37:05
Abundance distribution
12 species
0 singletons
total count 823
standardised richness: 12.0
Fisher's α: 1.991
geometric series k: 0.5945
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.4357
Shannon's H: 1.0246
Good's u: 1.0000