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Table 1 The number of mosquitoes caught per trap in the absence of host-seeking stimuli. N, number of replicates. n, total number of mosquitoes trapped per test period also expressed (in parentheses) as the proportion of the total number of mosquitoes released.

From: Host-specific cues cause differential attractiveness of Kenyan men to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae

Test period N Mean number trapped n (proportion)
Trap A Trap B Trap C
20.00 – 21.00 2 8 9 3 20 (0.12)a
22.00 – 23.00 2 6 8 6 20 (0.12)a
24.00 – 01.00 2 3 1 5 9 (0.05)a
Total 6 20 (3.33)a 20 (3.33)a 14 (2.33)a 49 (0.096)
  1. Numbers followed by the same letter (between traps or test periods) are not significantly different (P > 0.05).