Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Dirofilaria species detected in mosquitoes collected from different urban habitats of Bratislava, Slovakia

From: Urbanization impact on mosquito community and the transmission potential of filarial infection in central Europe

Dirofilaria spp. Number of positive mosquito pools for Dirofilaria spp. (%)
Urban-fringe zone (S1) (n = 451) Residential zone (S2 + S3) (n = 159) Total (n = 610)
D. repens 22 (4.88) 22 (3.61)
D. immitis 1 (0.22) 1 (0.63) 2 (0.33)
D. repens + D. immitis 1 (0.22) 1 (0.63) 2 (0.33)
Total 24 (5.32) 2 (1.26) 26 (4.26)
  1. Abbreviations: S1, Devínske Jazero settlement; S2, Danube riverbank; S3, Dog shelter; n, number of examined mosquito pools