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Table 1 Distribution and abundance of larval habitats

From: Larval habitat diversity and Anopheles mosquito species distribution in different ecological zones in Ghana

  Concrete well Dug-out well Natural pond Man-made pond Drainage ditch Tyre track Footprint Hoofprint Swamp Furrow Puddle Total
Dry season
 Anyakpor 5 (62.50) 27 (90.00) 0 22 (95.65) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 (38.57)
 Duase 2 (25.00) 3 (10.00) 9 (31.03) 1 (4.35) 4 (22.22) 0 0 0 2 (10.53) 0 5 (100) 26 (18.57)
 Kpalsogu 0 0 9 (31.03) 0 2 (11.11) 0 1 (100) 1 (100) 16 (84.21) 1 (16.67) 0 30 (21.43)
 Libga 1 (12.50) 0 5 (17.24) 0 9 (50.00) 0 0 0 0 5 (83.33) 0 20 (14.29)
 Pagaza 0 0 6 (20.69) 0 3 (16.67) 0 0 0 1 (5.26) 0 0 10 (7.14)
Total 8 (100) 30 (100) 29 (100) 23(100) 18 (100) 0 1 (100) 1 (100) 19 (100) 6 (100) 5 (100) 140 (100)
Rainy season
 Anyakpor 30 (100) 8 (66.67) 1 (5.88) 75 (92.59) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 114 (46.91)
 Duase 0 4 (33.33) 9 (52.94) 6 (7.41) 3 (60) 8 (26.67) 0 0 2 (8) 0 4 (21.05) 36 (14.81)
 Kpalsogu 0 0 2 (11.76) 0 0 21 (70) 3 (75) 10 (100) 14 (56) 6 (60) 10 (52.63) 66 (27.16)
 Libga 0 0 2 (11.76) 0 0 0 0 0 6 (24) 4 (40) 0 12 (4.94)
 Pagaza 0 0 3 (17.65) 0 2 (40) 1 (3.33) 1 (25) 0 3 (12) 0 5 (26.32) 15 (6.17)
Total 30 (100) 12 (100) 17 (100) 81 (100) 5 (100) 30 (100) 4 (100) 10 (100) 25 (100) 10 (100) 13 (100) 243 (100)
  1. Numbers in parenthesis are percentages