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Table 3 Results of blood-meal analysis of mosquitoes collected on humans. Blood meals identified from engorged specimens collected by human landing catch at farms B, C and D

From: How often do mosquitoes bite humans in southern England? A standardised summer trial at four sites reveals spatial, temporal and site-related variation in biting rates

Species Total blood-fed Total (% positive for blood-meal host) Blood-meal hosts (n)
Aedes cantans/annulipes 1 1 (100) Human, Homo sapiens (1)
Aedes detritus 9 6 (67) Human, Homo sapiens (6)
Aedes flavescens 2 0 (0) na
Anopheles atroparvus 3 1 (33) Cow, Bos taurus (1)
Coquillettidia richiardii 3 3 (100) Human, Homo sapiens (2); Cow, Bos taurus (1)
Culex modestus 1 1 (100) Human, Homo sapiens (1)
Total 19 12 (63)