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Table 1 Mean (±s.e.m.) track duration, speed and angular change of heading based on individuals with a minimum of six recorded frames (0.24 s)

From: Visualization of house-entry behaviour of malaria mosquitoes

Destination when in view N (total 1100) % Mean track duration (s) Mean flight speed (mm/sec) Mean angle change 3D (degrees)
Did not enter house 604 54.9 1.51 ± 0.05 a 443.5 ± 5.4 a 12.3 ± 0.3 a
Entered house via eave 253 23.0 2.23 ± 0.09 b 378.8 ± 5.6 b 14.6 ± 0.5 b
Exited house and re-entered 106 9.6 0.89 ± 0.10 c 291.2 ± 12.0 c 25.5 ± 1.6 c
Exited house and departed 137 12.5 1.75 ± 0.09 b 412.1 ± 9.9 a 15.5 ± 0.8 b
  1. Different letters within each column indicate significant differences in parameters depending on where mosquitoes entered/exited the filmed area (Kruskal–Wallis, pair-wise comparisons, adj. significance; p < 0.05)