Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Density of Phortica spp. captured (n = 1544) at Site 2 (El Escorial) and climate variables

From: Detection of Thelazia callipaeda in Phortica variegata and spread of canine thelaziosis to new areas in Spain

Month Microclimate variables Macroclimate variables Fly density (flies captured per h)
  Tset RHset Tmax daily Tmin daily Tmean daily Tmean monthly Rainfall monthly (mm) Males Females
June 2016 30.9 13.6 22.3 21.3 40.0 44.0 0.4
June 2016a 35.1 19.6 27.3 21.3 40.0 86.0 3.5
July 2016 29.3 10.7 20 24.0 34.8 91.5 0
August 2016 28.4 31.7 33.7 18.4 26.1 26.0 3.6 137.2 2.0
September 2016 25.2 24.4 27.7 14.1 20.9 21.2 14.8 56.5 60.5
October 2016 26.2 26.9 25.0 10.6 17.8 16.1 276.0 43.2 74.4
October 2016a 22.0 29.8 23.5 8.9 16.2 16.1 276.0 13.3 27.3
November 2016 13.8 3.7 8.8 8.6 186.8 0 0
April 2017 18.8 4.8 11.8 14.3 32.4 5.3 0
May 2017 29.0 32.4 30.8 17.2 24.0 17.9 29.4 10.4 0
June 2017 26.3 32.1 26.9 15.8 21.3 24.2 31.2 33.3 0
July 2017 26.2 25.2 30.3 15.1 22.7 24.6 188.6 16.0 0
August 2017 28.2 35.3 32.2 17.5 24.9 24.5 49.4 112.0 2.0
September 2017 24.0 23.4 24.9 16.6 20.8 20.3 0 38.0 16.0
  1. aMore than one sampling in the same month
  2. Abbreviations: T temperature (°C), RH relative humidity (%), T set temperature recorded at the time of capture, RH set relative humidity recorded at the time of capture, T max maximum temperature, T min minimum temperature, T mean mean temperature