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Table 4 Proportion (in %) of the malaria vectors collected biting indoor by HLCs (endophagic rate)

From: Differential contribution of Anopheles coustani and Anopheles arabiensis to the transmission of Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in two neighbouring villages of Madagascar

Species Ambohitromby Miarinarivo
T1 T2 T3 Average proportion ± SE T1 T2 T3 Average proportion ± SE
An. coustani 16.00 (12/75) 2.38 (1/42) 1.85 (3/162) 5.73 ± 1.39 31.82 (21/66) 38.14 (37/97) 25.89 (80/309) 29.24 ± 2.09
An. arabiensis 29.69 (19/64) 23.67 (49/207) 30.00 (3/10) 25.27 ± 2.59 56.25 (9/16) 37.04 (30/81) 50.00 (16/32) 42.64 ± 4.35
An. funestus 41.18 (14/34) 50.00 (13/26) 77.50 (31/40) 58.00 ± 4.94 88.89 (8/9) 50.00 (7/14) 49.15 (29/59) 53.66 ± 5.51
An. mascarensis 16.67 (4/24) 7.69 (1/13) 0 (0/12) 10.20 ± 4.32 20.00 (1/5) 0 (0/2) 10.00 (1/10) 11.76 ± 7.81
  1. Notes: Numbers in parenthesis represent the number of mosquitoes collected indoor over the total number of mosquitoes collected indoor and outdoor. Anopheles gambiae was not taken into account in this table due to its low number
  2. Abbreviation: SE, standard error = sqrt (p(1 – p)/n)