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Table 1 Total and unadjusted mean catches of malaria vectors and other mosquito species by community-based and quality assured sampling schemes

From: A cost-effective, community-based, mosquito-trapping scheme that captures spatial and temporal heterogeneities of malaria transmission in rural Zambia

  Quality assurance Community-based
Trapping method: HLC indoor HLC outdoor LT ITT LT ITT
Person trap-nights 20 20 20 20 3171 2195
Number of houses sampled 20 20 20 20 505 432
Mean trap-nights per surveyed house 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 6.3 5.1
Mean trap-nights per cluster 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 226.6 156.8
Total catch of female mosquitoes       
Anopheles funestus 174 149 66 46 5,827 865
Anopheles quadriannulatus 10 2 0 0 613 60
Other anophelines 9 26 0 0 591 35
Culex species 426 394 94 82 9,548 1,666
Mean catch of female mosquitoes       
Anopheles funestus 8.7 7.5 3.3 2.3 1.8 0.4
Anopheles quadriannulatus 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other anophelines 0.5 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
Culex species 21.3 19.7 4.7 4.1 3.0 0.8