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Table 3 Density of Phortica spp. captured (n = 223) at Site 3 (Miraflores de la Sierra) 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
September 2016 23.3 24.4 25.4 3.9 14.6 16.4 16.4 46 26
June 2017 30.0 24.5 28.5 5.2 16.8 19.2 59.6 10 0
July 2017 26.3 36.9 30.8 9.0 19.9 19.5 85.6 66 1
August 2017 31.2 9.0 20.1 19.5 132.4 6 0
September 2017 24.7 2.8 13.8 15.0 9.6 4 4
  1. 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