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Table 1 Aquatic larval habitats utilized by the five anopheline species found in Central and Western Provinces, Solomon Islands

From: Larval habitats of the Anopheles farauti and Anopheles lungae complexes in the Solomon Islands

Habitat type Species and number of sites occupied (%)
An. farauti An. hinesorum An. lungae An. nataliae An. solomonis
Lagoon or swamp 19 (55.9) 20 (45.5) 4 (26.7) 4 (40.0) 0 (0.0)
Drains 3 (8.8) 8 (18.2) 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Transient pools 2 (5.9) 1 (2.3) 3 (20.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Man-made holes 7 (20.6) 5 (11.4) 0 (0.0) 1 (10.0) 1 (50.0)
Riverine 1 (2.9) 7 (15.9) 7 (46.7) 4 (40.0) 1 (50.0)
Spring well 2 (5.9) 3 (6.8) 0 (0.0) 1 (10.0) 0 (0.0)