Costa Marques (outside house 1)
Basic information
Sample name: Costa Marques (outside house 1)

Reference: T. A. Klein and J. B. P. Lima. 1990. Seasonal distribution and biting patterns of Anopheles mosquitoes in Costa Marques, Rondonia, Brazil. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 6(4):700-707 [ER 2330]
Country: Brazil
State: Rondônia

Coordinate: 12° 26' S, 64° 14' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: in "a small frontier town situated on the Guapore River"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest
Altered habitat: inhabited area
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "The land is flat and covered with a tropical semi-evergreen seasonal forest... Rainfall is seasonal with a dry season from May to September and a wet season from October to April... Houses 1 and 2 were approximately 0.5 km apart, and both were near Iarval mosquito habitats along the margins of the Guapore River and associated flood plains... Houses 1, 2 and 4 were constructed with wood and had tin roofs and shuttered windows"
there really seem to be no climate data for any nearby location
Life forms: mosquitoes
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: no design, baited, hand capture
Sample size: 17297
Years: 1986, 1987
Sampling comments: "Adult mosquito collections were made from July 1986 to December 1987 at 3 houses in the town (houses 1, 2 and 3) and at 2 houses along BR 429 at km 2 and km 7 from the town (houses 4 and 5, respectively)... Nocturnal activity patterns and seasonal distributions of mosquitoes were studied by using systematic human-bait collections inside and outside of house 1 (July 1986-December 1987)... Mosquitoes were collected with oral aspirators"
Klein and Lima report Anopheles records only; culicine records are from Klein et al. (1992, Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz)
Sample: 2489
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-01-02 17:03:42
Modified: 2020-01-14 18:49:38
Abundance distribution
19 species
1 singleton
total count 17297
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 2.108
geometric series k: 0.5958
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5448
Shannon's H: 1.1424
Good's u: 0.9999