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Table 2 Overview of the Plasmodium infected mosquitoes as detected by ELISA and confirmed by PCR.

From: Malaria transmission and vector behaviour in a forested malaria focus in central Vietnam and the implications for vector control

   Number of Plasmodium sporozoite infected mosquitoes (number tested)
Collection place Anopheles species
(morphological identification)
P. falciparum P. vivax 210 P. vivax 247
Forest An. dirus 1 6 (642) 2 (642) 2 (485)
  An. maculatus s.l.2 0 (3454) 0 (3454) 2 (1826)
  An. minimus s.l.3 1 (264) 0 (264) 0 (166)
  An. pampanai 4 0 (23) 0 (23) 1 (23)
Way An. dirus 1 2 (151) 0 (151) 0 (103)
  An. maculatus s.l. 0 (618) 0 (618) 0 (524)
  An. minimus s.l. 0 (204) 0 (204) 0 (144)
  An. pampanai 0 (37) 0 (37) 0 (37)
Village An. dirus s.l. 0 (71) 0 (71) 0 (43)
  An. maculatus s.l. 0 (1009) 0 (1009) 0 (650)
  An. minimus s.l. 0 (62) 0 (62) 0 (41)
  An. pampanai 0 (5) 0 (5) 0 (5)
  1. 1All ELISA positive specimens were molecular identified as An. dirus s.s.
  2. 2All ELISA positive specimens were molecular identified as An. sawadwongporni
  3. 3The ELISA positive specimen was molecular identified as An. minimus s.s.
  4. 4The identification of the ELISA positive specimen was molecular confirmed as An. pampanai