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

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]
Geography
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
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)
Methods
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 4
Sampling methods: no design, other traps
Sample size: 484
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... Shannon traps, from which specimens were collected for two hours starting at evening twilight by two individuals wearing personal protective equipment"
Metadata
Sample: 2481
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-01-02 13:53:21
Modified: 2017-01-02 13:53:21
Abundance distribution
10 species
3 singletons
total count 484
Fisher's α: 1.783
geometric series k: 0.5353
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5942
Shannon's H: 1.1996
Good's u: 0.9938
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