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TableĀ 2 Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) species abundance using two trap designs baited with CO2 at three locations in the United Arab Emirates, 2018

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

Species Al Aina Dubaib Fujairahc Grand total
BGd LTd Total BG LT Total BG LT Total
Aedes caspius 5 3 8 229 50 279 0 0 0 287
Anopheles culicifacies 9 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Anopheles stephensi 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Culex bitaeniorhynchus 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 5 5
Culex laticinctus 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2
Culex perexiguus 102 447 549 69 81 150 11 0 11 710
Culex quinquefasciatus 10 21 31 6 2 8 40 3 43 82
Culex sinaiticus 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 13 13
Culex sitiens 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Culex tritaeniorhynchus 1 7 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Culiseta longiareolata 2 0 2 0 0 0 5 1 6 8
Grand total 130 481 611 304 133 437 73 7 80 1128
  1. Note: Specific sites at each location are given in TableĀ 1
  2. aSampling in Al Ain was performed at Al Ain Zoo, Al Ain oasis and Lake Zakher
  3. bSampling in Dubai was performed at Ras Al Khor and Al Qudra lakes
  4. cSampling in Fujairah emirate was performed at national park Wadi Wurayah
  5. dTraps included BG sentinel traps (BG) or light traps (LT) baited with CO2 in the form of dry ice