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Table 1 Sample size, n , mean/median, standard deviation, SD, and coefficient of variation, CoV of morphometric traits by groups of Aedes aegypti from double sticky traps and field cage

From: Assessing quality of life-shortening Wolbachia-infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in the field based on capture rates and morphometric assessments

  Wing centroid size (mm) Thorax length (mm) Wing size/thorax ratio
  n Mean SD CoV n Mean SD CoV n Median SD CoV
Field cage 91 3.211 0.143 4.46% 100 1.468 0.070 4.74% 91 2.180 0.047 2.16%
Cairns Jan 2012             
Infected (1) 92 3.206 0.152 4.75% 97 1.465 0.080 5.43% 92 2.194 0.054 2.47%
Infected (2) 150 3.192 0.148 4.64% 165 1.454 0.078 5.35% 150 2.199 0.057 2.59%
Negative 245 2.827 0.294 10.39% 286 1.265 0.157 12.39% 244 2.242 0.089 3.99%
  1. Infected (1) excludes w MelPop-CLA-infected females caught on 16 January because the excluded date would have included individuals from the second release.
  2. Infected (2) includes all females trapped during the DST trapping period.