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Table 4 Percentage of T. cruzi and T. rangeli infection by visit in triatomines collected in four rural communities of the Manabí province, Ecuador

From: Limitations of selective deltamethrin application for triatomine control in central coastal Ecuador

  Rhodnius ecuadoriensis Panstrongylus howardi Both triatomines Total
  Initial visit 6 month 12 month Total Initial visit 6 month 12 month Total Initial visit 6 month 12 month -
n 38 19 7 64 14 - - 14 52 19 7 78
T. cruzi 52.6 21.1 28.6 40.6 78.6 - - 78.6 59.6 21.1 28.6 47.4
T. rangeli 7.9 5.3 - 6.3 - - - - 5.8 5.3 - 5.1
Mixed infection 5.3 - - 3.1 7.1 - - 7.1 5.8 - - 3.8