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Table 1 Mosquitoes collected by human landing catches (HLC) and pyrethrum spray catches (PSC) at the study sites.

From: The impact of the expansion of urban vegetable farming on malaria transmission in major cities of Benin

  Houeyiho Acron Azéréké
Species HLC PSC HLC PSC HLC PSC
Total mosquitoes caught 28,654 9,879 25,852 10,495 17,172 8,921
Total Culex Spp 20,7 8,6 19 9,1 13,2 7,4
Total Anopheles Spp 7,8 1,3 6,7 1,2 3,8 1,4
An. gambiae s.l 7,6 1,2 6,5 1,1 3,8 1,2
An. pharoensis 60 23 38 18 12 29
An. ziemanni 158 45 112 76 45 28
An. funestus 2 0 5 1 0 0
Total Aedes spp 130 34 138 61 94 78
Total Mansonia spp 23 20 54 56 15 22