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Table 3 Frequency and relative percentage of adult mosquitoes collected at different resting heights

From: Bionomic aspects of dengue vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus at domestic settings in urban, suburban and rural areas in Gampaha District, Western Province of Sri Lanka

Resting height (m) Aedes aegypti Aedes albopictus Total
Female Male Total Female Male Total
< 1 389 (55.2%) 51 (39.2%) 440 (52.7%) 320 (41.2%) 79 (35.6%) 399 (39.9%) 839 (45.7%)
1–2 214 (30.4%) 71 (54.6%) 285 (34.1%) 405 (52.1%) 111 (50.0%) 516 (51.7%) 801(43.7%)
2–3 73 (10.3%) 4 (3.1%) 77 (9.2%) 37 (4.8%) 12 (5.4%) 49 (4.9%) 126(6.9%)
> 3 29 (4.1%) 4 (3.1%) 33 (4.0%) 15 (1.9%) 20 (9.0%) 35 (3.5%) 68 (3.7%)
  1. Values in parentheses refer to the frequencies of the number of adult mosquitoes collected for Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus