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Table 6 Mean weights (g) of pupae and adults in Aedes aegypti from three strains and the field population with different pattern of temephos susceptibility

From: Fitness cost in field and laboratory Aedes aegypti populations associated with resistance to the insecticide temephos

Population/status for temephos susceptibility Male pupae Female pupae Male adults Female adults
mean ± SD mean ± SD mean ± SD mean ± SD
RecRev 0.057 ± 0.004 a 0.080 ± 0.020a 0.023 ± 0.001a 0.053 ± 0.004a
RecRNEx 0.049 ± 0.002b 0.068 ± 0.006a 0.020 ± 0.004b 0.030 ± 0.005 b
RecR 0.048 ± 0.005b 0.065 ± 0.006a 0.018 ± 0.004b 0.026 ± 0.005b
Arcoverde 0.056 ± 0.004a 0.076 ± 0.030a 0.024 ± 0.004a 0.053 ± 0.006 a
  1. For the purpose of statistical analysis, the data were transformed into the square root of x. Different superscript letters indicate significant differences by Tukey’s test (p < 0.05)