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Table 1 The distribution of mosquito species infected and infective with W. bancrofti stages observed at KEEA District

From: Mansonia africana and Mansonia uniformis are Vectors in the transmission of Wuchereria bancrofti lymphatic filariasis in Ghana

  Number of infected mosquitoes Number of infective mosquitoes Total number of worms (L1, L2, L3)
Study site Anopheles spp. Aedes spp. Culex spp. Mansonia spp. Total dissected Anopheles spp Mansonia Africana Anopheles spp Mansonia africana Anopheles spp Mansonia africana
Sanka 33 1 7 160 201 0 5 0 5 0 57
Bandor 60 0 8 20 88 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atabadze 45 0 27 4 76 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anyinase 80 0 30 46 156 1 1 1 0 1 1
Ponkrom 103 0 2 2 107 0 0 0 0 0 0
Epoano 180 0 10 7 197 1 0 1 1 0 1
Total 501 1 84 239 825 2 6 2 6 1 59