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Table 6 Apparent densities and infection rates of tsetse flies per season

From: Eco-epidemiology of porcine trypanosomosis in Karim Lamido, Nigeria: prevalence, seasonal distribution, tsetse density and infection rates

Season Catch/trap/day Total catch No. of dead flies (%) No. of teneral flies No. of subjected to PCR No. of infected (%) GP (%) GT (%)
Early dry 3.4 485 12 (2.5) 3 (0.6) 122 10 (8.2) 7 (5.7) 3 (2.5)
Late dry 3.9 568 7 (1.2) 5 (0.9) 142 18 (12.7) 6 (4.2) 12 (8.5)
Early rainy 5.0 713 6 (0.8) 9 (1.3) 178 37 (20.8) 23 (12.9) 14 (7.9)
Late rainy 7.3 1056 7 (0.7) 11 (1.0) 264 62 (23.5) 43 (16.3) 19 (7.2)
Total 4.9 2822 32 (1.1) 28 (1.0) 706 127 (18.0) 79 (11.2) 48 (6.8)
  1. Abbreviations: GP, Glossina palpalis; GT, Glossina tachinoides