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Table 2 Percent host blood meals and number of sequences (n) for Aedes species. Other Aedes albopictus hosts includes 2 dog blood meals from Franklin Square and 1 white-tailed deer blood meal from Harlem Park. A deer blood meal was also identified from Ae. j. japonicus in Union Square

From: Primary blood-hosts of mosquitoes are influenced by social and ecological conditions in a complex urban landscape

Neighborhood SES Ae. albopictus Ae. j. japonicus
Human (n) Rat (n) Cat (n) Other (n) Human (n) Rat (n) Cat (n) Other (n)
Franklin Square L 7.5 (4) 71.6 (38) 17.0 (9) 3.8 (2) 0 (0) 66.7 (2) 33.3 (1) 0 (0)
Harlem Park L 4.5 (2) 72.7 (32) 20.5 (9) 2.3 (1) 100 (1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Hollins Market M 31.3 (10) 56.3 (18) 12.5 (4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Union Square M 13.6 (6) 86.4 (38) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 100 (1)
Bolton Hill H 50.0 (2) 50.0 (2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 100 (1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Total area 13.6 (24) 72.3 (128) 12.4 (22) 1.7 (3) 16.7 (1) 50.0 (3) 16.7 (1) 16.7 (1)