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Table 2 Parasite loads in Ae. togoi, An. peditaeniatus, An. crawfordi, An. paraliae, An. sinensis and An. nitidus dissected immediately and 4 days after feeding on blood containing B. malayi microfilariae (microfilarial density = 247 mf/20 μl)

From: Susceptibility of eight species members in the Anopheles hyrcanus group to nocturnally subperiodic Brugia malayi

Mosquito species Average No. mf per infected midgut (range)* Average No. L1per infected thorax (range)+ % normal L1(No.) % melanized L1(No.) % degenerated L1(No.)
Ae. togoi 25.20 (26–65) 14.60 (14–30) 93.15 (68) 0 (0/73) 6.85 (5)
An. peditaeniatus (CP) 27.40 (22–94) 16.40 (12–47) 96.34 (79) 0 (0/82) 3.66 (3)
An. crawfordi (TG) 22.00 (15–41) 15.00 (8–25) 97.33 (73) 0 (0/75) 2.67 (2)
An. paraliae (RB) 32.40 (20–37) 17.80 (10–17) 23.60 (21) 47.19 (42) 29.21 (26)
An. sinensis (CP) 26.40 (23–72) 15.60 (13–36) 15.38 (12) 32.05 (25) 52.57 (41)
An. nitidus (PG) 25.80 (13–29) 10.80 (5–11) 0 (0/54) 94.44 (51) 5.56 (3)
  1. *Dissected from 5 midguts; + Dissected from 5 thoraxes.