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Table 3 Mean number (±SE) of male mosquitoes caught in outdoor MM-X traps without odour bait, baited with blend IB1 dispensed from nylon, polyester, cotton and cellulose + polyacrylate material in Kigoche village for 25 nights

From: Evaluation of textile substrates for dispensing synthetic attractants for malaria mosquitoes

Treatment N Mean number ± SE of mosquitoes caught
An. gambiae s.l. An. funestus Culex spp. Mansonia spp. Other anophelines
No odour bait 25 0.32 ± 0.11a 0.04 ± 0.04a 0.12 ± 0.07a 0.04 ± 0.04a 0.04 ± 0.04a
IBI-treated nylon 25 0.64 ± 0.16a 0.35 ± 0.12a 0.24 ± 0.09a 0.00 0.08 ± 0.06a
IB1-treated polyester 25 1.76 ± 0.27b 0.94 ± 0.20b 0.40 ± 0.13a 0.04 ± 0.04a 0.16 ± 0.08a
IBI-treated cotton 25 1.60 ± 0.25b 1.06 ± 0.21b 0.36 ± 0.12a 0.00 0.04 ± 0.04a
IB1-treated cellulose + polyacrylate 25 1.40 ± 0.24b 0.98 ± 0.20b 0.48 ± 0.14a 0.08 ± 0.06a -
  1. N is the number of experimental nights and SE is the standard error of the mean number of catches per night. Mean ± SE mosquito catches within the same column assigned different letter superscripts are significantly different at P < 0.05 (Generalized Linear Models).