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Table 1 Abdominal conditions of female An. arabiensis and Cx. quinquefasciatus sampled by light trap and odour baited resting boxes in selected houses.

From: Optimization of odour-baited resting boxes for sampling malaria vector, Anopheles arabiensis Patton, in arid and highland areas of Africa

Method Species Unfed Fed Semi gravid Gravid
CDC light trap An. arabiensis 9442 (44.97%) 0 0 0
  An. funestus group 126 (0.60%) 0 0 0
  An.rufipes 320 (1.52%) 0 0 0
  Cx. quinquefasciatus 2532 (12.06%) 0 0 0
Odour baited resting boxes An. arabiensis 820 (3.90%) 3119 (14.89%) 2984 (14.21%) 1128 (5.37%)
  Cx. quinquefasciatus 180 (0.86%) 94 (0.45%) 220 (1.05%) 36 (0.17%)
  1. The percentage is derived from overall sampled mosquitoes by both methods