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Table 2 Larval densities of each mosquito species collected from different breeding habitat categories

From: Anopheles culicifacies breeding in polluted water bodies in Trincomalee District of Sri Lanka

Species Waste water Built wells Earth wells Agricultural wells Rainwater collection Animal hoof prints Burrow pits Rock pool Canal Irrigation canal Lake margin Tank margin Pond margin Marshy land Paddy field Slow-moving water Total (%)
An. culicifacies 81.6 63.5 4.7 0.0 6.7 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 44.0
An. subpictus 15.0 11.5 42.3 0.0 34.8 70.6 35.9 0.0 26.7 7.4 7.4 24.3 13.3 46.2 26.7 26.2 19.2
An. annularis 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
An. vagus 0.0 0.7 3.4 0.0 0.0 17.6 3.5 10.0 13.3 0.0 3.7 2.2 33.3 0.0 13.3 2.4 1.6
An. varuna 0.0 0.1 0.0 22.2 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.4 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
An. tessellatus 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
An. nigerrimus 0.5 4.2 12.8 77.8 5.6 11.8 21.5 30.0 46.7 14.8 63.0 15.2 6.7 46.2 46.7 11.9 8.7
An. barbirostris 2.0 11.6 33.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 24.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 13.2
An. barbumbrosus 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 13.3 0.0 0.3
An. jamesii 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.7 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
An. pallidus 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 2.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 22.2 0.0 5.4 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3
An. peditaeniatus 0.9 7.7 2.7 0.0 49.4 0.0 12.5 60.0 6.7 51.9 14.8 20.5 33.3 7.7 0.0 9.5 10.3
An. pseudojamesi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Total (%) 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100