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Table 2 Mortality and blood feeding rates of Culex quinquefasciatus "Ladji" after release-recapture in experimental huts (3 replicates)

From: Managing insecticide resistance in malaria vectors by combining carbamate-treated plastic wall sheeting and pyrethroid-treated bed nets

Cx. quinquefasciatus Control ITN ITN + PPWI 1/3 INT + PPWI total
Females caught 342 330 286 257
Females dead 2 48 77 121
Mortality (%) 0.6a
[0-1.4]
14.6b
[10.7-18.4]
26.9c
[21.8-32.1]
47.1d
[41.0-53.2]
Corrected mortality (%)   14.0a 26.4b 46.6c
Females blood fed 149 24 18 0
Blood feeding rate (%) 43.6a
[38.3-48.8]
7.3b
[4.5-10.1]
6.29b
[3.5-9.1]
0c
Blood feeding inhibition (%) - 83.31 85.55 100
  1. Note: ITN = insecticide-treated net (deltamethrin at 25 mg/m2); PPWI 1/3 = top third of the walls covered with woven polypropylene treated with bendiocarb at 200 mg/m2; PPWI total = walls completely covered with woven polypropylene treated with bendiocarb at 200 mg/m2. Values in the same row sharing the same superscript letter do not differ significantly (p > 0.05).