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Table 1 Anopheline mosquitoes caught at Malahlapanga, Kruger National Park, during three collection periods (HLC = Human Landing Catches; No = Sample size; - Identification to species-specific level was not done)

From: Evaluating the potential of the sterile insect technique for malaria control: relative fitness and mating compatibility between laboratory colonized and a wild population of Anopheles arabiensis from the Kruger National Park, South Africa

Collection period Collection Method No. An. arabiensis An. quadriannulatus Other anophelines An. rivulorum An. maculipalpis group An. coustani group
June,
2010
Larval
HLC
114
6
18 (%)
4
22 (%)
1
74 (%)
1
- - -
November, 2010 HLC + CO2 295 223 23 49 - - -
February, 2011 HLC + CO2 144 32 28 84 (2) (6) (76)
Totals (%) 559 277(49.6) 74(13.2) 208(37.2) (2) (6) (76)