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Table 2 Age structure, estimated oviposition cycle duration and estimated daily survival rates of host seeking An. gambiae females according to collection location.

From: 'A mate or a meal' – Pre-gravid behaviour of female Anopheles gambiae from the islands of São Tomé and Príncipe, West Africa

  Total diss. Nulliparous Parous Oviposition cycle length (days) Daily Survival (p)
Virgin Plug Null II Null III Sac No-sac Not classified
São Tomé           
Almoxarife 1087 91 141 227 49 - - 579 - 0.847
           (± 0.002)
Riboque           
   Land 2463 382 318 396 104 49 31 1183 2.39 0.834
           (± 0.001)
   Light 2147 329 388 207 30 385 171 637 2.31 0.849
           (± 0.003)
Principe           
Praia 983 177 216 127 8 179 202 74 2.53 0.801
Burras           (± 0.005)
Rua 584 117 95 77 9 61 95 130 2.61 0.818
Trabalh.           (± 0.005)