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Table 1 Live, dead and missing mosquitoes of each life stage with and without Ochthera chalybescens. Numbers in parentheses are standard deviations.

From: Predatory capacity of a shorefly, Ochthera chalybescens, on malaria vectors

  Presence Absence
n = 20 Live Dead Live + dead Missing Live Dead Live + dead Missing
Eggs 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
1st instar 1.2 (2.0) 0.0 (0.0) 1.2 (2.0) 18.8 (2.0) 19.9 (0.5) 0.0 (0.0) 19.9 (0.5) 0.2 (0.5)
2nd instar 2.0 (3.8) 0.2 (0.5) 2.2 (3.8) 17.9 (3.8) 19.8 (0.6) 0.3 (0.6) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
3rd instar 5.7 (4.1) 0.4 (0.6) 6.1 (4.2) 13.9 (4.2) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
4th instar 5.9 (4.2) 4.4 (2.7) 10.3 (4.3) 9.8 (4.3) 13.4 (3.4) 5.3 (3.5) 18.7 (1.3) 1.3 (1.3)
Pupae 14.4 (2.6) 0.7 (0.7) 15.0 (2.7) 5.0 (2.7) 19.3 (0.7) 0.7 (0.7) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
Adults 14.2 (2.0) 0.4 (0.5) 14.6 (1.7) 5.4 (1.7) 19.4 (0.8) 0.6 (0.8) 20.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)