Carmo Park (CDC canopy)
Basic information
Sample name: Carmo Park (CDC canopy)

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: canopy
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, baited, light traps
Sample size: 211
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... CDC light traps with 200 g of dry ice placed 1 m above the ground (two traps) and in the canopy 5 m above the ground (two traps) for three hours"
Sample: 2479
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-01-02 13:51:10
Modified: 2020-01-14 21:10:22
Abundance distribution
9 species
1 singleton
total count 211
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.909
geometric series k: 0.5596
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6271
Shannon's H: 1.2749
Good's u: 0.9953