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Table 3 The mean hourly biting rate (± se) of Anopheles farauti on Ndendo Island, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands during 2008 and 2010 during 6 pm - 10 pm.

From: Bionomics of the malaria vector Anopheles farauti in Temotu Province, Solomon Islands: issues for malaria elimination

Biting rate (B; b/p/h) Pre-intervention Post-intervention
Lata Oct 2008 Pala Oct 2008 Pala Apr 2010 Pala Jun 2010 Pala Dec 2010
Indoor 1.27 ± 0.31 14.10 ± 4.69 1.06 ± 0.21 5.31 ± 1.31 7.04 ± 1.37
Outdoor 4.97 ± 0.85 11.50 ± 2.09 4.68 ± 0.59 17.06 ± 2.55 15.60 ± 3.15
Overall 3.12 ± 0.49 12.80 ± 2.54 2.87 ± 0.35 11.18 ± 1.56 11.32 ± 1.76