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Table 2 Ingredient proportions (%) in each diet mixture

From: Cost-effective larval diet mixtures for mass rearing of Anopheles arabiensis Patton (Diptera: Culicidae)

Ingredient/ Mixture Mix 0 Mix 1 Mix 2 Mix 3 Mix 4 Mix 5 Mix 6 Mix 7 Mix 8
Tuna meal (TM) (%) 50 70 70 70 70 50 100 25 50
Bovine liver powder (BLP) (%) 50 30 15 15 0 20 0 25 20
Brewer’s yeast (BY) (%) 0 0 15 0 15 15 0 25 20
Chickpea (CP) (%) 0 0 0 15 15 15 0 25 10
Vitamin mix (VM) (4.6 g/l) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total (100%) 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100