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Table 1 Mosquito sampling effort in the United Arab Emirates during Winter (January–February) and Spring (April–May) trapping seasons, 2018

From: Mosquito biodiversity and mosquito-borne viruses in the United Arab Emirates

Trapping location Coordinates Trap-nights (LT-BG-BL)a
Winter Spring
Al Ain, Oasis 24.218°N, 55.768°E 1–1–1 0–0–0
Al Ain, Lake Zakher 24.175°N, 55.627°E 1–0–1 0–0–0
Al Ain, Zoo (AAZ) 24.175°N, 55.740°E 4–1–2 3–2–0
Dubai, Ras al Khor (RK) 25.186°N, 55.330°E 2–2–1 2–5–2
Dubai, Qudra Lakes 24.841°N, 55.368°E 1–0–0 0–0–0
Fujairah, Wadi Wuraya (WW) 25.396°N, 56.269°E 2–2–1 4–3–0
  1. aNumbers indicate nights with light traps baited with dry ice (LT), nights with BG sentinel traps baited with dry ice (BG), as well as BG sentinel traps baited with BG Lure (“BL”, a commercial preparation of caproic acid, lactic acid and ammonia), separated by an en dash