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Table 2 Mosquitoes collected as larvae in different microhabitats, in sylvatic arbovirus foci in Kédougou from June – December 2010

From: Larval ecology of mosquitoes in sylvatic arbovirus foci in southeastern Senegal

Species Bamboo holes Discarded containers Decaying fruit husks Fresh fruit husks Puddles Rock holes Storage containers Tree holes Tires
  Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb % Nb %
Aedes aegypti 48 90.6 1206 51.4 49 38.9 57 8.7 27 11.1 36 8.9 97 100 84 6.6 24 96
Aedes africanus 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 6 0.5 0 0
Aedes argenteopunctatus 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Aedes bromeliae 0 0.0 31 1.3 1 0.8 2 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 2 0.2 1 4
Aedes furcifer 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 63 5.0 0 0
Aedes hirsutus 0 0.0 9 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Aedes longipalpis 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0 104 8.2 0 0
Aedes luteocephalus 0 0.0 14 0.6 3 2.4 16 2.4 3 1.2 0 0.0 0 0 256 20.2 0 0
Aedes metallicus 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Aedes minutus 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Aedes neoafricatus 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 2 0.2 0 0
Aedes stokesi 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 7 0.6 0 0
Aedes taylori 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 253 20.0 0 0
Aedes unilineatus 3 5.7 2 0.1 5 4.0 19 2.9 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0 66 5.2 0 0
Aedes vittatus 0 0.0 69 2.9 0 0.0 3 0.5 127 52.3 195 48.3 0 0 9 0.7 0 0
Anopheles coustani 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anopheles gambiae 0 0.0 7 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anopheles hancocki 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anopheles pretoriensis 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.7 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anopheles rufipes 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 14 3.5 0 0 2 0.2 0 0
Culex cinerus 0 0.0 33 1.4 1 0.8 10 1.5 6 2.5 0 0.0 0 0 116 9.2 0 0
Culex decens 0 0.0 11 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.2 12 4.9 74 18.3 0 0 16 1.3 0 0
Culex macfiei 0 0.0 2 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 1.0 0 0 27 2.1 0 0
Culex neavei 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Culex nebulosus 0 0.0 485 20.7 2 1.6 106 16.2 19 7.8 6 1.5 0 0 140 11.1 0 0
Culex perfuscus 0 0.0 53 2.3 0 0.0 1 0.2 23 9.5 37 9.2 0 0 43 3.4 0 0
Culex tigripes 0 0.0 32 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0 5 0.4 0 0
Culex tritaeniorhynchus 0 0.0 355 15.1 2 1.6 2 0.3 18 7.4 3 0.7 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Eretmapodites chrysogaster 2 3.8 24 1.0 61 48.4 424 64.7 0 0.0 4 1.0 0 0 14 1.1 0 0
Eretmapodites oedipodius 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Eretmapodites quinquevittatus 0 0.0 10 0.4 2 1.6 3 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0.1 0 0
Ficalbia circumtestea 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 10 0.8 0 0
Toxorhynchites brevipalpis 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 29 2.3 0 0
Toxorhynchites lutescens 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 6 0.5 0 0
Uranotaenia mashonensis 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 23 5.7 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Total per microhabitat 53 100 2345 100 126 100 655 100 243 100 404 100 97 100 1266 100 25 100