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Table 5 Percentage mortalities of different anopheline species from Anuradhapura to different insecticides (n > 100 for each value)

From: Multiple insecticide resistance mechanisms involving metabolic changes and insensitive target sites selected in anopheline vectors of malaria in Sri Lanka

  Anopheles annularis Anopheles barbirostris Anopheles jamesii Anopheles nigerrimus Anopheles peditaeniatus Anopheles tessellatus Anopheles vagus Anopheles varuna
4% DDT 39 07 29 22 57 52 49 39
5% Malathion 100 100 100 87 88 100 100 100
1% Fenitrothion 100 100 100 60 57 100 100 100
0.1% Propoxur 100 100 100 42 64 100 100 100
0.1% λ-cyhalothrin 100 100 100 57 73 100 100 100
0.25% Permethrin 100 100 100 29 47 100 65 100
0.025% Deltamethrin 100 100 100 58 70 100 100 100
0.1% Cypermethrin 100 100 100 88 100 100 100 100
0.15% Cyfluthrin 100 100 100 80 100 100 100 100
0.1% Etofenprox 100 100 100 70 62 100 100 100