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Table 3 Sex ratio (SR) of Culicoides individuals emerged from substrate samples per species, horse farm and larval habitat type

From: Insight on the larval habitat of Afrotropical Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in the Niayes area of Senegal, West Africa

  Pond edge Lake edge Puddle edge  
Species/Sites A B C A B C A B C Total
C. oxystoma 63 ♂/136 ♀ 38 ♂/67 ♀ 2 ♂/3 ♀ 9 ♂/19 ♀ 5 ♀ 100 ♂/126 ♀ 212 ♂/356 ♀
C. similis 75 ♂/119 ♀ 52 ♂/66 ♀ 5♀ 17 ♂/28 ♀ 144 ♂/218 ♀
C. nivosus 36 ♂/115 ♀ 4 ♂/2 ♀ 1 ♂/5 ♀ 5 ♂/9 ♀ 72 ♂/92 ♀ 118 ♂/223 ♀
C. kingi 21 ♂/20 ♀ 4 ♂/21 ♀ 1 ♂ 26 ♂/41 ♀
C. enderleini 3 ♂/20 ♀ 2 ♂/7 ♀ 2 ♀ 1 ♂ /1 ♀ 2 ♂/7 ♀ 8 ♂/37 ♀
C. imicola 2 ♂/10 ♀ 4 ♂/9 ♀ 6 ♂/19 ♀
C. pycnostictus 2 ♂/3 ♀ 2 ♂/ 3 ♀
C. moreli 4 ♀ 4 ♀
C. leucosticus 1 ♂ 1 ♂ 2 ♂
C. expectator 1 ♂ 1 ♂
Total 177 ♂/390 ♀ 100 ♂/156 ♀ 2 ♂/3 ♀ 31 ♂/46 ♀ 10 ♂/41 ♀ 199 ♂/265 ♀ 519 ♂/901 ♀
(SR = 0.58)
  1. Abbreviations: A horse farm of Mbao; B horse farm of Niague; C horse farm of Pout