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Table 1 Effects of drying time and wind speed on percent hatch of An. arabiensis eggs

From: Effects of drying eggs and egg storage on hatchability and development of Anopheles arabiensis

Wind speed (m/s) Drying time (min)
  10 15 20 25
1.0 83.3 ± 4.3 81.0 ± 5.6 80.0 ±2.8 81.9 ±4.5
1.8 79.9 ±6.1 81.4 ± 5.9 81.86 ±0.9 75.44 ±4.5
3.0 67.5 ±1.6 66.3 ±2.6 64.2 ±3.0 35.8 ± 8.0
Control 81.7 ± 2.5 81.7 ±2.5 81.7 ±2.5 81.70 ± 2.5
  1. The bold indicates that the eggs were totally dried following treatments.
  2. Totally dried mean, eggs were dry and not clumping with each other.