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Table 2 Total catches of male and female G. m. morsitans and G. pallidipes sampled using traps and the VET at Rekomitjie between January 1989 and December 1993. The bottom row shows the percentage of the total catch for which the wing length was measured. For example, the wing length was measured in 41.6% of the 208,589 female G. pallidipes captured

From: Wing length and host location in tsetse (Glossina spp.): implications for control using stationary baits

Method G. m. morsitans G. pallidipes
Males Females Males Females
VET catches 16,091 10,143 14,284 19,773
Sex ratio   0.63   1.38
Species ratio    0.89 1.95
Trap catches 7230 10,575 95,274 188,816
Sex ratio   1.46   1.98
Species ratio    13.18 17.85
Total catches 23,321 20,718 109,558 208,589
% processed 1.0 53.9 3.6 41.6