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Table 2 Larvae of Anopheles collected from various habitats in Wozeka and Gidole (October 2011 to February 2012), Southern Ethiopia

From: Comparative entomological study on ecology and behaviour of Anopheles mosquitoes in highland and lowland localities of Derashe District, southern Ethiopia

Breeding sites An. christyi An. arabiensis An. demeilloni An. cinereus Total (%)
Stream n (%) Wozeka 26 (38.8) 141 (94) 1 (100) 0 (0) 168 (77.1)
Gidole 3 (0.9) 0 (0) 106 (93) 0 (0) 109 (22)
Irrigation canal n (%) Wozeka 41 (62.2) 9 (6) 0 (0) 0 (0) 50 (22.9)
Gidole 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Rain pool n (%) Wozeka 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Gidole 223 (64.3) 27 (100) 4 (3.5) 1 (14.3) 255 (51.5)
Spring pool n (%) Wozeka 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Gidole 121 (34.9) 0 (0) 4 (3.5) 6 (85.7) 131 (26.5)