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Table 2 Comparison of male and female Musca domestica and Musca sorbens collected from yellow and blue sticky traps

From: Comparing trap designs and methods for assessing density of synanthropic flies in Odisha, India

  Total Total no.
(Median, IQR)
Difference (IRR) 95% CI P-value
M. domestica
 Yellow trap 94 0 (0–1) Ref.   
 Blue trap 262 0 (0–2) 2.79 1.62–4.80 <0.001
M. domestica male
 Yellow trap 57 0 (0–0) Ref.   
 Blue trap 186 0 (0–1) 3.26 1.78–5.97 <0.001
M. domestica female
 Yellow trap 37 0 (0–0) Ref.   
 Blue trap 76 0 (0–1) 2.05 1.11–3.79 0.021
M. sorbens
 Yellow trap 233 0 (0–1) Ref.   
 Blue trap 730 0 (0–4) 3.13 1.70–5.78 <0.001
M. sorbens male
 Yellow trap 148 0 (0–0) Ref.   
 Blue trap 467 0 (0–3) 3.16 1.69–5.89 <0.001
M. sorbens female
 Yellow trap 85 0 (0–0) Ref.   
 Blue trap 263 0 (0–1) 3.09 1.55–6.19 <0.001
  1. Abbreviations: CI confidence interval, IQR interquartile range, Ref. reference