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Table 2 Effect of storage period, storage condition and temperature on percent hatch (± SD) of An. arabiensis eggs

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

Storage period (d) Storage condition and temperature (°C)
Bulk Dry Wet
10 15 20 10 15 20 10 15 20
1 78.6 ± 3.6 82.9 ± 1.2 83.3 ± 3.0 86.5 ± 1.9 87.0 ± 3.4 86.0 ± 2.8 82.1 ± 3.0 79.1 ± 0.3 81.6 ± 1.2
2 80.5 ± 2.6 78.0 ± 3.8 80.3 ± 2.6 81.6 ± 3.6 73.1 ± 4.8 75.9 ± 3.8 82.4 ± 2.8 76.7 ± 3.9 81.3 ± 0.9
3 56.0 ± 4.6 61.2 ± 7.0 78.6 ± 3.5 53.2 ± 7.7 52.6 ± 3.0 42.5 ± 8.0 56.6 ± 2.6 46.6 ± 10.2 69.1 ± 2.5
4 60.1 ± 4.7 56.2 ± 2.5 76.7 ± 2.8 49.9 ± 3.9 44.6 ± 5.1 39.8 ± 1.6 26.3 ± 3.5 60.6 ± 1.1 73.8 ± 3.9
8 33.1 ± 2.5 28.6 ± 4.4 75.6 ± 3.5 27.3 ± 2.5 22.3 ± 8.2 12.4 ± 1.2 25.3 ± 1.9 59.2 ± 0.8 72.1 ± 4.3