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Table 2 Mean number of males and females Phlebotomus orientalis collected by animal baited traps in Dinder National Park (DNP), eastern Sudan during May 2002.

From: Role of the domestic dog as a reservoir host of Leishmania donovani in eastern Sudan

Animal trap M ± S.E No of P. orientalis collected per animal trap P value
  Female Male Total  
Control 0.4 ± 0.16 0.4 ± 0.22 0.8 ± 0.2 1.00
Dog 228.8 ± 53.5 22.9 ± 4.98 257.7 ± 58.38 0.001
Mongoose 63.88 ± 12.08 9.88 ± 2.43 73.29 ± 13.18 0.001
Genet 17.4 ± 3.72 2.80 ± 0.7 20.2 ± 3.94 0.001
Nile rat 2.6 ± 0.56 1.0 ± 0.37 3.6 ± 0.7 0.028
P value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001