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Table 1 Comparison of the oocyst and sporozoite rates in mosquitoes sampled during the non-transmission and transmission seasons. Data from Bentley (1911) [32].

From: Mosquitoes and transmission of malaria parasites – not just vectors

Author Place Season N° anophelines dissected for oocyst/sporozoites Oocyst positive (%) Sporozoite positive (%)
Bentley 1911 Bombay Nov-June 178 / 123 0 0
   July-Oct 659 / 703 12.7 4.1
Gosio 1905 Tuscany Apr-June 318 0 0
   July-Oct 512 27 4
Daniels British Central Africa Dry season 1500 0 0