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Table 2 Two-group comparisons and overall trend of the effect of increasing larval environmental temperature on the survival of adult An. gambiae s.s. mosquitoes, at different adult environmental temperatures

From: Temperature during larval development and adult maintenance influences the survival of Anopheles gambiae s.s.

  Larval temperature (°C) Overall effect of larval temperature on adult survival
Adult temperature (°C) Test statistic 27 ± 1 (with respect to 23°C) 31 ± 1 (with respect to 23°C) 31 ± 1 (with respect to 27°C) Test statistic
23 ± 1 Mantel-Cox test 0.01 4.88 4.63 Log-rank test 6.51
p-value 0.920 0.027 0.031 p-value 0.039
27 ± 1 Mantel-Cox test 0.01 16.29 19.43 Log-rank test 23.51
p-value 0.927 <0.001 <0.001 p-value <0.001
31 ± 1 Mantel-Cox test 2.74 7.41 1.78 Log-rank test 7.61
p-value 0.098 0.006 0.182 p-value 0.022
All adult temperatures Log-rank test 108.30
p-value <0.001