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Table 4 Effect of adult environmental temperature on the proportion of laid eggs that hatched after each blood meal taken by Anopheles gambiae s.s.

From: Larval and adult environmental temperatures influence the adult reproductive traits of Anopheles gambiae s.s.

  23 ± 1 °C 27 ± 1 °C (with respect to 23 °C) 31 ± 1 °C (with respect to 23 °C) 31 ± 1 °C (with respect to 27 °C)
1st blood meal Proportion 0.960 0.964 0.961
Test statistic (p-value)   −1 (0.757) −0.17 (0.690) 0.58 (0.825)
2nd blood meal Proportion 0.890 0.903 0.742
Test statistic (p-value)   −1.63 (0.784) 8.73 (0.007) 9.78 (0.019)
3rd blood meal Proportion 0.810 0.795 0.632
Test statistic (p-value)   1.07 (0.315) 2.76 (0.010) 2.44 (0.043)