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Table 2 Potential suitability area (km2) of Mepraia gajardoi for each climate scenario

From: Potential impact of climate change on the geographical distribution of two wild vectors of Chagas disease in Chile: Mepraia spinolai and Mepraia gajardoi

Public health situation Scenario Stable area Retraction area Expansion area Total potential suitable area
Higher risk 2.6 24,671 18,056 23,911 48,582
4.5 19,345 23,382 35,104 54,449
6.0 16,889 25,838 27,274 44,163
8.5 13,121 29,606 35,959 49,080
Lower risk 2.6 14,951 27,777 8337 23,288
4.5 9388 33,339 7888 17,276
6.0 12,979 29,749 14,784 27,763
8.5 369 42,359 9812 10,181