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Table 2 Number of circumsporozoite protein (CSP) positive mosquitoes and corresponding sporozoite rate using ELISA in Anopheles gambiae (s.l.) collected using pyrethrum spray in Nouakchott (Saharan zone) in 2009 and 2010 and in Hodh Elgharbi regions (Sahelian zone) in 2010

From: Circumsporozoite protein rates, blood-feeding pattern and frequency of knockdown resistance mutations in Anopheles spp. in two ecological zones of Mauritania

Study sites No. of females tested Plasmodium sp.
P. vivax VK210 (%) P. vivax VK247 (%) P. falciparum
Nouakchott     
Teyarett 76 1 0 0
Dar Naim 110 2 0 0
Sebkha 0 0 0 0
Total 186 3 (1.6) 0 0
Hodh Elgharbi     
Kobeni 290 0 0 0
Tintane 140 0 0 0
Total 430 0 0 0