Carmo Park (aspiration)
Basic information
Sample name: Carmo Park (aspiration)

Reference: M. B. de Paula, A. Fernandes, A. R. Medeiros-Sousa, W. Ceretti-Júnior, R. Christe, R. C. Stroebel, L. Pedrosa, R. M. M. S. Almeida, G. C. de Carvalho, U. D. Pereira, M. C. O. Jacintho, D. Natal, and M. T. Marrelli. 2015. Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) fauna in parks in greater Saõ Paulo, Brazil. Biota Neotropica 15(e20140026):1-9 [ER 2325]
Country: Brazil
State: São Paulo

Coordinate: 23° 33' 59" S, 46° 28' 4" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "Carmo Park (Olavo Egydio Setúbal Park)... is considered the second largest municipal park in the city... The flora consists mainly of remnants of the Atlantic Forest with riparian forest, anthropic vegetation, marshes, lawns, eucalyptus groves, an orchard, a coffee grove, an Okinawa cherry tree wood and a nursery for different species of bushes" and has an area of 238.9 ha
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: disturbed forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 15.7
CMT: 22.9
MAP: 1661.0
Habitat comments: specific sites are "1- a wooded area close to the administration buildings; 2- a wooded area between the parking lot and the nursery; 3- an area with a large number of ducks beside a lake; and 4- a lake close to the cherry tree wood"
climate based on station 83781 (São Paulo)
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 4
Sampling methods: no design, hand capture
Sample size: 59
Years: 2011, 2012
Sampling comments: "Field visits were made monthly between March 2011 and February 2012, totalizing twelve samplings in each park. Specimens were collected using... three 12V battery-powered aspirators used in a standardized 20 minute collection effort"
Sample: 2478
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-01-02 13:43:26
Modified: 2020-01-14 21:14:10
Abundance distribution
11 species
2 singletons
total count 59
standardised richness: 9.8
Fisher's α: 3.985
geometric series k: 0.7341
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7764
Shannon's H: 1.8621
Good's u: 0.9683