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Table 1 Hatch rate (mean ± SE) of Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus eggs in three hatching media (BB: bacterial broth, DW: deionized water, BDW: boiled deionized water during 72h after egg immersion

From: Standard operating procedures for standardized mass rearing of the dengue and chikungunya vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) - II - Egg storage and hatching

  Egg age (d) Hatch rate (%)
BB DW BDW
Ae. aegypti 7 95.32 ± 1.14 0.42 ± 0.10 74.31 ± 1.40
15 91.87 ± 1.23 0.10 ± 0.10 52.15 ± 1.88
Ae. albopictus 7 89.66 ± 0.42 1.68 ± 0.20 9.43 ± 1.03
15 90.31 ± 0.88 0.39 ± 0.27 5.25 ± 0.60