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Table 2 Average number of post-parasitic nematodes emerging per larval An. gambiae treated in laboratory

From: Efficacy of the mermithid nematode, Romanomermis iyengari, for the biocontrol of Anopheles gambiae, the major malaria vector in sub-Saharan Africa

Infectious nematodes concentration (J2 per larva) Mean number ± SD of post-parasitic nematodes emerging per larva at each larval stage
L1 L2 L3
10 0 7.6 ± 3.2 6.8 ± 4.4
5 0 4.7 ± 3.3 4.15 ± 2.3
  1. Abbreviation: SD, standard deviation