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Mosquito community ecology


This collaboration with the Vector Ecology Lab at NC State aimed to investigate how mosquito community composition varies across habitats and regions in the Raleigh-Durham area. In addition to collecting and identifying thousands of mosquitoes, I lead statistical analysis for the project.

Further reading

Using data and code from this project, I posted a tutorial on my blog that describes our study and covers the use of vegan to compute diversity indices and perform multivariate ordinations.

The results of this project were published in the Journal of Medical and Veterinary Entomology. Download the paper here and view the project on GitHub.

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