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Table 2 Origin of mosquito bloodmeals in the Senegal River delta

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

   Vertebrate hosts (%)  
Mosquito species Total number of samples Horse Cattle Birds Human Cattle, Sheep Human, Cattle Human, Horse Not identified blood meals (%)
Cx. neavei 14 1(7.1) 2(14.3) 4(28.6) 3(21.4) 0(0.0) 0(0.0) 0(0.0) 4(28.6)
Cx. tritaeniorhynchus 28 10(35.7) 4(14.3) 1(3.6) 5(17.8) 2(7.1) 1(3.6) 1(3.6) 4(14.3)
  1. The results are presented for Culex neavei and Cx. tritaeniorhynchus captured in CO2-baited CDC traps (percentage in brackets).