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Table 4 Feeding inhibition of An. gambiae, An. arabiensis and Cx. quinquefasciatus induced by 500 mg/m2 of each of standard repellent citronella and two extracts of Ocimum suave and Ocimum kilimandscharicum.

From: Ethnobotanical study of some of mosquito repellent plants in north-eastern Tanzania

Test
Product
An. gambiae
(N = 100)
An. Arabiensis
(N = 100)
Cx. quinquefasciatus
(N = 100)
  % Feeding
inhibition
P-
value*
%Feeding
inhibition
P-
value*
% Feeding
inhibition
P-
value*
Citronella 93 0.000 96 0.000 100 0.000
OS 88 0.012 90 0.012 100 0.000
OK 77 0.060 90 0.012 99 0.003
  1. *The paired samples T-test was used to calculate the p-values