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Table 1 Probability of a mosquito female being trapped in field tests

From: Discovery of an oviposition attractant for gravid malaria vectors of the Anopheles gambiae species complex

  Rate ratio (95% confidence interval)
Anopheles arabiensis Anopheles funestus s.s. Anopheles coustani Aedes sp. Culex sp.
Treatment
Control 1 1 1 1 1
Test 3.3 (1.4-7.9) 2.6 (0.97-6.96) 0.5 (0.3-0.8) 0.4 (0.3-0.6) 0.8 (0.7-0.9)
Trap
BG 1 1 1 1 1
OviART 5.2 (0.9-30.9) 6.3 (1.6-25.4) -a -a 1.1 (0.5-2.3)
E-nets 10.0 (5.6-18.0) 12.4 (2.9-52.5) 12.9 (5.0-32.6) 3.5 (1.3-9.1) 8.7 (5.0-15.1)
  1. aNo mosquitoes trapped; factor excluded from model. Treatment: control = lake water, test = lake water with 5 ppm cedrol. Traps: E-nets = squares of electrocuting nets [22], OviART = OviART gravid traps [20], BG = modified BG-Sentinel mosquito traps [19].