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Table 1 Composition and abundance of mosquitoes by species and study health district

From: Role of Anopheles (Cellia) rufipes (Gough, 1910) and other local anophelines in human malaria transmission in the northern savannah of Cameroon: a cross-sectional survey

Species Garoua Pitoa Mayo Oulo Total
% (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
Anopheles spp.
An. gambiae (s.l.) 14.7 (5,138) 22.7 (7,774) 17.0 (1,946) 18.4 (14,858)
An. rufipes 0.7 (234) 2.1 (722) 10.6 (1,213) 2.7 (2,169)
An. pharoensis 2.8 (965) 2.0 (699) 1.2 (138) 2.2 (1,802)
An. funestus 1.4 (496) 1.7 (591) 1.5 (172) 1.6 (1,259)
An. paludis 0.8 (270) 1.0 (357) 0.3 (32) 0.8 (659)
 Other Anopheles spp. 0.1 (29) 1.4 (479) 2.8 (316) 1.0 (824)
Total 1 20.4 (7,132) 31.0 (10,622) 33.4 (3,817) 26.7 (21,571)
Culicines
Culex spp. 74.5 (26,111) 50.0 (17,111) 57.3 (6,554) 61.7 (49,776)
Mansonia spp. 4.6 (1,618) 18.8 (6,434) 7.8 (886) 11.1 (8,938)
Aedes spp. 0.1 (20) 0.1 (49) 1.5 (171) 0.3 (240)
Coquillettidia spp. 0.4 (156) 0.0 (7) 0.0 (1) 0.2 (164)
Total 2 79.6 (27,905) 69.0 (23,601) 66.6 (7,612) 73.3 (59,118)
Total 1 + 2 100 (35,037) 100 (34,223) 100 (11,429) 100 (80,689)
  1. Abbreviation: n number collected