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Table 1 Total number of aquatic habitats sampled and number positive for An. arabiensis larvae by type of site and field area

From: Spatial and temporal distribution of the malaria mosquito Anopheles arabiensis in northern Sudan: influence of environmental factors and implications for vector control

  Dongola Merowe Combined
All sites:       
Habitats sampled 1,282   2,067   3,349  
Habitats positive for larvae 154 (12.0%) 167 (8.1%) 321 (9.6%)
Random blocks:       
Habitats sampled 804   1,226   2,030  
Habitats positive for larvae 71 (8.8%) 93 (7.6%) 164 (8.1%)
Static blocks:       
Habitats sampled 478   841   1,319  
Habitats positive for larvae 83 (17.4%) 74 (8.8%) 157 (11.9%)