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Table 1 Zika virus infection of potential vectors collected in Vitória-ES

From: Zika virus detection, isolation and genome sequencing through Culicidae sampling during the epidemic in Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil

Mosquito species No. of pools No. of females (no. of non-fed females) Positive pools (Ct values) Sampling method MIRa
Ae. aegypti 8 14 (5) 1 (37.1) Aspiration 200
Ae. taeniorhynchus 27 45 (1) 1 (37.0) CDC 22.72
Ae. scapularis 1 1 (0) 0
Cx. quinquefasciatus 59 286 (102) 4 (37.3; 37.2; 37; 37.9) CDC (1), NJ (1), aspiration (2) 39.2
Total 95 346 6  
  1. aMIR was calculated using pools that contained only non-blood-fed females