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Table 2 Number of mosquitoes entering experimental huts (n = 36 nights)

From: Indoor residual spraying with microencapsulated DEET repellent (N, N-diethyl-m-toluamide) for control of Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus

  Untreated control DEET Lambda-cyhalothrin Permethrin Pirimiphos methyl DDT
Anopheles arabiensis       
Total females caught 165 362 348 415 306 292
Females caught/night 5a 10a 10a 11a 8a 8a
Culex quinquefasciatus       
Total females caught 109 117 62 84 76 100
Females caught/night 3a 3a 2a 2a 2a 3a
  1. Numbers in the same row sharing a letter superscript do not differ significantly (P > 0.05).