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Table 1 Description of the treatments used in the six experiments

From: Evaluation of the influence of electric nets on the behaviour of oviposition site seeking Anopheles gambiae s.s

Terms Description
Pond An artificial pond treated with 2.5% detergent (Teepol, Chemical Industries LTD, Nairobi)
Open pond A pond that was not surrounded by any additional devices
Square of e-nets Four e-nets joined to form a complete square around a pond including yellow collection boards placed under the nets. The nets were electrified by a 12 V battery (power source).
Tower of nets (8 mm) Square of e-nets not connected to a power source and excluding the yellow collection boards. Inter-wire distance 8 mm.
Tower of nets (24 mm) Square of e-nets not connected to a power source and excluding the yellow collection boards. Inter-wire distance of nets were increased from original 8 mm to 24 mm by removing every two consecutive wires.
Tower of nets (24 mm) & sticky yellow boards Square of e-nets with inter-wire distance of 24 mm, not connected to a power source including sticky yellow collection boards.
Yellow boards Four non-sticky yellow boards surrounding an artificial pond.