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Table 3 Tikok performance without dieldrin selection.

From: Construction of a genetic sexing strain for Aedes albopictus: a promising tool for the development of sterilizing insect control strategies targeting the tiger mosquito

Generation Egg number Hatch rate (%) Number of larvae exposed to dieldrin Survival rate following dieldrin selection (%) Number of male pupae Number of pupae Male %
F1 1219 25.68 280 47.14 70 70 100.00
F2 2147 40.06 627 29.98 159 160 99.38
F3 1373 64.02 850 8.35 64 65 98.46
F4 328 92.68 250 3.20 7 7 100.00
F5 1292 93.73 1102 0.00 / / /