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Table 1 Body length of L. donovani developing in sandflies

From: Sergentomyia schwetzi is not a competent vector for Leishmania donovani and other Leishmania species pathogenic to humans

  N Mean (S.D.) (μm) Range (μm) Significance of difference between vector species (ANOVA)
S. schwetzi 300 9.24 (3.39) 3.5-17.9 F = 180.251; d.f. = 1, P < 0.0001
L. longipalpis 300 12.83 (3.15) 4.7-22.1  
  1. Parasites were measured from blood smears of sand flies dissected by day 2 PBM.