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Table 2 Distribution of bites by Anopheles gambiae s.s. and Anopheles funestus

From: Biting behaviour of African malaria vectors: 1. where do the main vector species bite on the human body?

  Anopheles gambiae s.s. Anopheles funestus
Locality Ankle/foot Ankle to mid-calf Rest of body Ankle/foot Ankle to mid-calf Rest of body
Araki night 1 9 4 0 15 1 0
Araki night 2 15 3 0 14 4 0
Araki night 3 7 2 0 18 2 0
Araki night 4 4 0 0 2 0 0
Araki night 5 7 1 0 7 1 0
Araki night 6 5 3 0 5 0 0
Ubuli 1 0 0 1 0 0
Ogobi 2 0 0 0 0 0
Agule 14 1 0 14 0 0
Total 64 14 0 76 8 0
  1. Two persons seated outdoors away from village, wearing short-sleeve shirt, short pants, no socks or shoes. North-central Uganda.