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Table 1 Sand fly species captured in tent traps baited with different domestic animals or human volunteer in agricultural fields at Tahtay Adiyabo district

From: Host choice of Phlebotomus orientalis (Diptera: Psychodidae) in animal baited experiments: a field study in Tahtay Adiyabo district, northern Ethiopia

  Baits  
Sand fly species Cow Donkey Human Sheep Goat Dog Chicken Control Total
  M/F M/F M/F M/F M/F M/F M/F M/F  
P. orientalis 5753/855 1661/1323 458/ 595 344/80 213/56 67/39 20/60 16/7 11,493
P. rodhani 0/0 0/0 0/ 0 0/0 4/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 4
P. lesleyae 1/4 1/4 0/9 0/2 5/5 0/1 0/2 1/1 36
P. bergeroti 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 4/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 4
P. martini 0/0 0/0 11/11 0/0 4/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 26
P. heischi 0/1 0/0 0/0 0/0 4/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 5
S. africana 305/198 278/203 190/258 568/286 507/257 599/250 553/155 650/79 5,336
S. schwetzi 367/526 433/756 112/105 204/181 109/290 64/173 21/37 7/30 3,415
S. clydei 27/97 23/114 4/5 12/76 23/90 14/45 1/1 3/3 538
S. bedfordi group 10/8 12/10 5/28 6/6 5/9 15/16 2/3) 1/0 146
S. antennata group 11/12 12/16) 7/6 14/9 4/9 5/15 6 (/2 5/5 137
S. calcarata 0/0 0/0) 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1
S. squamipleuris 0/0 0/0 0/0 1/0 0/0 0/0 1/0 1/0 3
Total 6474/1701 2420/2426 787/1017 1149/640 882/716 764/540 604/216 684/24 21,144
  1. M = Male; F = Female.