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Table 1 Species identification and insecticide susceptibility tests for mosquitoes collected on Pemba Island in December 2010

From: Challenges for malaria elimination in Zanzibar: pyrethroid resistance in malaria vectors and poor performance of long-lasting insecticide nets

   An. arabiensis An. merus Unidentified Total % 24 hr mortality
Lambda-cyhalothrin 0.05% Dead 26 5 3 74 46
Alive 36 0 4
Deltamethrin 0.05% Dead 40 0 2 100 42
Alive 48 7 3
Permethrin 0.75% Dead 28 16 7 89 57
Alive 37 1 0
Bendiocarb 0.1% Dead 80 0 2 82 100
Alive 0 0 0
DDT 4% Dead 95 0 3 98 100
Alive 0 0 0
Control Dead 0 0 0 111 0
  Alive 101 5 5