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Table 1 Mean apparent mosquito densities in the Senegal River delta

From: Feeding behaviour of potential vectors of West Nile virus in Senegal

  CDC light CO2-baited traps Horse-baited trap Pigeon-baited traps
Mosquito species GL ground (n = 15) GL canopy (n = 12) RM ground (n = 9) RB (n = 15) GL ground (n = 14) GL canopy (n = 14)
Culex neavei 53.7 ± 53.41 106.3 ± 121.51 10.4 ± 21.54 176.7 ± 275.47 3.3 ± 4.16 59.4 ± 38.82
Culex tritaeniorynchus 540.3 ± 755.92 408.1 ± 674.02 331.5 ± 540.06 257.4 ± 485.02 1.6 ± 3.71 17.4 ± 33.36
Aedes sudanensis 0 0.1 ± 0.29 0.7 ± 1.12 0 0 0
Mansonia uniformis 21.2 ± 21.92 18.3 ± 24.50 5 ± 5.96 2.2 ± 3.23 0.4 ± 0.74 0.5 ± 0.85
Aedomyia africana 0.1 ± 0.35 2.1 ± 2.75 0 0.1 ± 0.26 0 0
Anopheles rufipes 0 0.1 ± 0.29 0.1 ± 0.33 0.1 ± 0.26 0 0
Anopheles pharoensis 6.3 ± 7.82 3.2 ± 3.54 4.8 ± 8.67 29.8 ± 44.25 0 0
Anopheles ziemanni 4.3 ± 7.50 3.9 ± 6.72 1.8 ± 2.49 7.1 ± 8.67 0 0
Culex bitaeniorhynchus 0.9 ± 1.39 0.2 ± 0.39 2 ± 4.69 0 0 0.2 ± 0.43
Culex theileri 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 ± 0.27
Culex poicilipes 16.3 ± 15.96 68 ± 89.94 21.2 ± 49.73 20.1 ± 26.33 0 1.6 ± 2.82
Culex perfuscus 0.7 ± 1.39 0.3 ± 0.89 0.1 ± 0.33 0 0 0
  1. Mean values per trap per night ± standard deviation for each mosquito species during the whole trapping period are presented according to the trap type, height and location (RB = Ross Bethio, GL = Grand Lampsar, RM = Raïnabé tempory pound, n = number of trap-nights).