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Table 1 Results of the entomological survey and the identification of blood meals as well as different species of trypanosomes according to each trap

From: Identification of different trypanosome species in the mid-guts of tsetse flies of the Malanga (Kimpese) sleeping sickness focus of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Trap number Latitude Longitude Flies Trapped Dissected flies ADP Blood meals Teneral TB TBG TV TCS TCF
Site A (Malanga village)
A1 5.54660° 14.34885° 23 12 5.75 - 3 - - - - 1
A2 5.54633° 14.34854° 14 3 3.5 - 1 - - - - -
A3 5.54692° 14.34871° - - - - - - - - - -
A4 5.54774° 14.34972° 5 - 1.25 - - - - - - -
A5 5.54687° 14.35132° 32 6 8 - 1 - - - - -
A6 5.54742° 14.35162° 96 17 24 2HB, 2UN 2 - - - 2 -
A7 5.54710° 14.35212° 33 5 8.25 - - - - - - -
A8 5.54658° 14.35253° 35 10 8.75 2 PB 3 - - - 2 -
A9 5.54418° 14.35217° 71 9 17.75 2 PB, 1HB 4 1 1 - - 1
A10 5.54348° 14.35270° 47 11 11.75 4 PB, 1HB 1 1 1 - 3 2
A11 5.54320° 14.35263° 18 3 4.5 1 PB - - - - 1 -
A12 5.54494° 14.35270° 28 9 7 3 PB 2 - - - 3 -
A13 5.54412° 14.35347° 5 3 1.25 - - 1 1 - - -
A14 5.54497° 14.35431° - - - - - - - - - -
A15 5.54694° 14.35401° 51 10 12.75 - 3 - - - 1 -
Total    458 98 7.3 12 PB, 4HB, 2UN 20 3 3 0 12 4
Site B (Malanga gare)
B1 5.57142° 14.35199° 7 6 1.75 1UN 2 1 1 - - -
B2 5.57081° 14.35233° 9 2 2.25 1 PB - - - - - -
B3 5.57023° 14.35267° 25 15 6.25 3HB 1 - - 1 1 1
B4 5.56977° 14.35247° 18 9 4.5 2 PB - 1 1 - - 1
B5 5.56973° 14.35330° 6 7 1.5 1HB - 1 1 - 1 -
B6 5.56927° 14.35414° 13 7 3.25 3 PB - - - - 1 -
B7 5.56967° 14.35420° 59 17 14.75 6HB 1 3 3 - 3 1
B8 5.56944° 14.35452° 75 22 18.75 4 PB, 1HB 3 - - - 2 1
B9 5.56864° 14.35313° 40 3 10 3HB 1 1 1 - - -
B10 5.56828° 14.35343° 24 8 6 - 2 - - - - -
B11 5.56776° 14.35339° 26 15 6.5 - 1 1 1 - 1 -
B12 5.56758° 14.35390° 23 17 5.75 2 PB 3 - - - 1 -
B13 5.56748° 14.35422° 7 3 1.75 - 1 - - - - -
B14 5.56768° 14.35495° 21 15 5.25 2 PB 4 - - - 2 -
B15 5.56720° 14.35477° 59 12 14.75 2UN 2 1 - - 2 -
B16 5.56635° 14.35462° 21 9 5.25 3 PB 1 - - - - -
B17 5.56583° 14.35449° 9 2 2.25 - - 1 - - 1 -
B18 5.56777° 14.35561° 49 30 12.25 6 PB, 2HB 1 - - - 7 1
Total    491 198 6.82 23 PB, 16HB, 3 UN 22 10 8 1 22 5
  1. HB: Blood meals taken on humans; PG: Blood meals taken on pigs; UN: blood meals not identified despite the amplification of cytochrome B gene; ADP: apparent density of tsetse flies per trap per day; TB: Trypanosoma brucei s.l.; TBG: Trypanosoma brucei gambiense; TCF: Trypanosoma congolense forest type; TCS: Trypanosoma congolense savannah type; TV: Trypanosoma vivax.