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Table 5 Bloodmeal origins of P. orientalis collected from indoor, peri-domestic and agricultural field as determined by ELISA assay

From: Host-feeding preference of Phlebotomus orientalis (Diptera: Psychodidae) in an endemic focus of visceral leishmaniasis in northern Ethiopia

Sources of bloodmeal Indoor Peri-domestic Agricultural field
Bovine 8(34.78) 176(51.76) 29(30.85)
Donkey 4(17.39) 34(10) 6(6.38)
Human 6(26.09) 22(6.47) 3(3.19)
Goat/sheep 2(8.7) 8(2.35) 13(13.83)
Dog 0 8(2.35) 0
Bovine-Donkey-Dog 2(8.7) 14(4.12) 13(13.83)
Bovine-Dog 0 18(5.29) 2(2.13)
Bovine-Donkey 0 1(0.29) 0
Donkey-Dog 0 6(1.76) 4(4.25)
Human-Bovine-Dog 0 2(0.59) 0
Human-Bovine 0 8(2.35) 1(1.06)
Human-Bovine-Donkey 1 (4.35) 17(5) 3 (9.57)
Human-Donkey 0 4(1.18) 1(1.06)
Human-Dog 0 2(0.59) 1(1.06)
Human-Donkey-Dog 0 2(0.59) 1(1.06)
Unidentified 0 18(5.29) 17(18.09)
Total 23 340 94