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Table 2 Attraction assay results. The mean percentage (± SE) of dead Ae. aegypti observed in the tent attraction assays with blue abdomens indicating ingestion of the lure. Twenty mosquitoes released for 18 h (n = 5). P-values determined following Kruskal-Wallis test

From: Assessment of synthetic floral-based attractants and sugar baits to capture male and female Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Treatment Males Nulliparous Gravid
  Mean % P = 0.01 Mean % P = 0.53 Mean % P = 0.11
Control 1.0 (1.0) 1.0 (1.0) 0.4 (0.2)
Acetophenone 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 0.4 (0.2)
Guava-mango 13.0 (8.2) 1.0 (1.0) 0.0 (0.0)
Phenylacetaldehyde 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
Guava-mango + phenylacetaldehyde 2.0 (1.2) 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
PLPA 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
  1. Abbreviation: PLPA phenylacetaldehyde + linalool oxide + phenylethyl alcohol + acetophenone