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Table 4 Relative abundance and dissection records of anopheline mosquito species from human dwellings (indoor) in malaria endemic villages of Dalu Community Health Centre of the West Garo hill district of Meghalaya, India*

From: Persistent transmission of malaria in Garo hills of Meghalaya bordering Bangladesh, north-east India

Mosquito species No. mosquitoes collected Abdominal condition** Density per person hour (person hours = 39) Vector incrimination
   UF FF SG G   No. dissected Sporozoite Infection rate (%)
An. aconitus 02 2 0 0 0 0.05 2 0 (0)
An. annularis 02 0 0 0 2 0.05 02 0 (0)
An. minimus 124 4 33 48 39 3.18 88 2 (2.27)
An. vagus*** 122 - - - - 3.13 77 0 (0)
  1. *Study period: May - June 2007
  2. ** UF = Unfed, FF = Fully fed, SG = Semi gravid, G = Gravid
  3. *** Abdominal condition not scored due to zoophilic nature/lesser significance