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Table 1 Number of mosquito larvae collected by dipping or with a net in 3 rice fields (locations of the A, B and C rice fields are indicated in the Materials and Method).

From: A possible alternative method for collecting mosquito larvae in rice fields

Rice field Aspect of the rice Method of collect Total Anopheles Total Culex Total Uranotaenia Total mosquitoes Anophelines / total mosquitoes
A green ears Dipping 6 20 8 34 18%
   Net 18 6 15 39 46%
B yellow ears Dipping 13 3 0 16 81%
   Net 48 20 0 68 71%
C no ears Dipping 68 18 1 87 78%
   Net 108 10 1 119 91%
Total   Dipping 87 41 9 137 64%
   Net 174 36 16 226 77%