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Table 1 Dust coverage and mortality 24 hours after dusting 100 male Anopheles arabiensis

From: A standardised method of marking male mosquitoes with fluorescent dust

Dust amount (mg)MortalityDust coverage
1000HighVery heavy
500HighVery heavy
100HighVery heavy
75HighVery heavy
50HighVery heavy
15MediumHeavy
10MediumHeavy
7.5MediumMedium
6.3MediumMedium
5LowGood
  1. Note: High > 50% mortality; medium, 10–50% mortality; low, < 10% mortality