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Table 5 Mortality rates scored for An. gambiae, An. arabiensis and Cx. quinquefasciatus induced by 500 mg/m2 for each of standard repellent Citronella and two extracts of Ocimum suave (OS) and Ocimum kilimandscharicum (OK).

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

Test An. gambiae (N = 100) An. arabiensis (N = 100) Cx. quinquefasciatus (N = 100)
Product % Mortality P-value* % Mortality P-value* % Mortality P-value*
Citronella 63 0.000 69 0.000 65 0.000
OS 50 0.009 58 0.001 67 0.039
OK 47 0.001 52 0.040 65 0.001
  1. *The paired samples T-test was used to calculate the p-values.