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Table 1 Identifications of mosquito genera and species, according to development stage and sex

From: Identification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae): an external quality assessment of medical entomology laboratories in the MediLabSecure Network

  Percentage of correct genus identification Fisher’s exact test (P-value) Percentage of correct species identification Fisher’s exact test (P-value)
All mosquitoes (n = 206) 81.1 63.6
All larvae (n = 76) 88.2 ns (0.064) 60.5 ns (0.5489)
All adults (n = 130) 76.9 65.4
Adult females (n = 96) 81.3 ns (0.060) 68.8 ns (0.2098)
Adult males (n = 34) 64.7 55.9
  1. Abbreviations: ns, not significant