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Table 1 Experimental setup of the two block-like experiments. Temperature and relative humidity correspond to either early or late rain or dry seasons. Photoperiod in Experiment 2 was set to DS conditions

From: The contribution of dietary restriction to extended longevity in the malaria vector Anopheles coluzzii

  Early RS Late RS Early DS Late DS
Experiment 1     
 Photoperiod (L:D) 11:13 12:12 11:13 11:13
 Temperature (°C) 22 27 22 27
 RH (%) 85 85 50 50
Experiment 2
 Photoperiod (L:D) 11:13 11:13 11:13 11:13
 Temperature (°C) 23.5 27 23.5 27
 RH (%) 85 85 50 50
  1. Abbreviations: LD, Light: Dark; RH, relative humidity; RS, rainy season; DS, dry season