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Table 2 Avian malaria parasites found from Culex inatomii in Sakata wetland, Niigata

From: Sporogony and sporozoite rates of avian malaria parasites in wild Culex pipiens pallens and C. inatomii in Japan

Plasmodium lineage Previous PCR study [3] This study: dissection and PCR Vector status
(N = 7519) (N = 1314)
DNA Infection rate (%) Oocysts & sporozoites Sporozoite rate (%)
CXQUI01 15 0.20 2** 0.15 Competent
CXINA01 9 0.12 1 0.08 Competent
CXPIP10 8 0.11    Unknown
PADOM02 3 0.04    Unknown
CXPIP09 1 0.01    Unknown
SYBOR02 1 0.01    Unknown
GALLUS01-P. gallinaceum 1 0.01    Unknown
CXINA02    4** 0.30 Competent
Total 38 0.51 6 0.46  
  1. **One C. inatomii specimen was co-infected with CXQUI01 and CXINA02. GenBank accession numbers: CXQUI01 [AB308051], CXINA01 [AB690267], CXPIP10 [AB477128], PADOM02 [DQ058612], CXPIP09 [AB474376], SYBOR02 [DQ368392] and CXINA02 [AB920777]