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Table 1 Anopheles species, resting densities, anthropophilic and circumsporozoite protein rates at different sites in Mauritania (October-November 2003).

From: Distribution, host preference and infection rates of malaria vectors in Mauritania

Regions An. gambiae s.l. An. funestus An. pharoensis
  Collected RD AR CSPR Collected RD AR CSPR Collected RD AR CSPR
Trarza 4 0.2 66.7 (3) 0 (4) 19 0.9 100 (3) 0 (19) 6 0.3 - 0 (6)
Brakna 142 5.1 37.8 (37) 0 (142) - - - - 28 1.1 0 (4) 0 (28)
Assaba 407 27 78.4 (37) 0.25 (394) - - - - - - - -
Hodh El Garbi 19 6.3 33.3 (3) 0 (19) - - - - - - - -
Tagant 22 2.2 88.9 (9) 0 (22) - - - - - - - -
All 594 8.2 60.7 (89) 0.17 (581) 19 0.9 100 (3) 0 (19) 34 0.7 0 (4) 0 (34)
  1. RD = Resting Densities (mean number of females per room)
  2. AR = Anthropophilic Rate (%)
  3. CSPR = Circumsporozoite Protein Rate (%)
  4. () = Number tested