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Table 2 Oocysts and sporozoites detected from the mosquitoes eight and 14 days post infection with Thai strain of P. vivax.

From: The susceptibility of Anopheles lesteri to infection with Korean strain of Plasmodium vivax

Species Sample size Average no. oocyst (range) Percentage with oocysts Percentage with sporozoites
8 days dissections
An. cracens 7 69.7 ± 26.8 (39–118) 100 (7/7) ND
An. sinensis (TH) 8 5.4 ± 3.1 (2–11) 88 (7/8) ND
An. sinensis (KR) 8 16.3 ± 13.2 (3–40) 88 (7/8) ND
14 days dissections
An. cracens 18 NC 83 (15/18) 100 (18/18)
An. sinensis (TH) 14 NC 86 (12/14) 0 (0/14)
An. sinensis (KR) 20 NC 65 (13/20) 5 (1/20)
  1. TH = Thailand strain, KR = Korean strain.
  2. ND = not done, salivary glands were examined only after 14 days.
  3. NC = Oocyst numbers not counted.