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Table 1 The effect of irradiation on egg hatch and fecundity of A. polynesiensis.

From: Integration of irradiation with cytoplasmic incompatibility to facilitate a lymphatic filariasis vector elimination approach

Sex irradiated Treatment dose (Gy) n Percent egg hatch ± SE Egg number ± SE
Early pupae
Females 0 4 77.9 ± 1.8a 53.1 ± 13.5a
  20 2 52.2 ± 15.0ab 17.6 ± 5b
  30 2 41.7 ± 1.0b 5.2 ± 2.9b
  40 2 0 ± 0c 0.06 ± 0.02b
Late pupae
Females 0 4 82.6 ± 2.9a 44.7 ± 14.2a
  20 2 61.1 ± 6.0ab 32.9 ± 22.4a
  30 2 49.8 ± 10.2b 7.1 ± 3.9a
  40 2 9.1 ± 2.0c 1.4 ± 0.3a
Late pupae
Males 0 3 64.7 ± 1.9a 28.2 ± 6.9a
  40 3 15.5 ± 2.6b 18.7 ± 4.5a
  1. Within column mean values followed by different superscripted letters are statistically different (P < 0.017) using multiple comparison tests within each treatment group. n is the number of caged populations, which are the replicates of the experiment not the individuals in the cages.