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Table 3 Occurrence of Dirofilaria spp. in various mosquito species/complexes collected in Bratislava, Slovakia

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

Mosquito species/complex Number of positive mosquito pools for Dirofilaria spp. (%)
D. repens D. immitis D. repens + D. immitis Total
Aedes vexans (n = 138) 9 (6.52) 1 (0.72) 10 (7.25)
Anopheles maculipennis complex (n = 28) 2 (7.14) 2 (7.14)
Anopheles messeae (n = 61) 4 (6.56) 4 (6.56)
Coquillettidia richiardii (n = 26) 1 (3.85) 1 (3.85)
Culex pipiens complex (n = 187) 7 (3.74) 7 (3.74)
Cx. pipiens biotype pipiens (n = 6) 1 (16.67) 1 (16.67)
Ochlerotatus sticticus (n = 41) 1 (2.44) 1 (2.44)
Total (n = 610) 22 (3.61) 2 (0.33) 2 (0.33) 26 (4.24)
  1. Abbreviations: n, number of examined mosquito pools