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Table 1 Mean number of eggs per females and standard error in rearing chambers of 150 mL (5, 10 and 15 couples) and 250 mL (5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 couples)

From: Techniques to improve the maintenance of a laboratory colony of Nyssomyia neivai (Diptera: Psychodidae)

Containers Number of couples per chamber
  5 10 15 20 25 30
150 mL 67.2a 44.4b 41.6b - - -
  (±5.2) (±4.4) (±4.6)    
250 mL 47.1a 50.5a 51a 51.1a 56.5a 51a
  (±10.6) (±3.3) (±2.0) (±6.4) (±3.9) (±5.5)
  1. Means with different letters on the same line are significantly different (P<0.05)