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Table 1 Anopheles stephensi collections from varied structure types of cattle sheds (by IRC) and human dwellings (by PSC)

From: Resting and feeding preferences of Anopheles stephensi in an urban setting, perennial for malaria

Resting habitats Roof types No. of times surveyed No. of times positive for resting habitats with Anopheles stephensi
n (%)
No. of Anopheles stephensi collected Abdominal conditions
Unfed Freshly fed Late stage fed Semi gravid Gravid
Cattle sheds (n = 17)b Asbestos (n = 6) 79 46 (58.2) 474 34 30 371 24 15
Concrete (n = 7) 46 14 (30.4) 75 3 3 68 1 0
Thatched (n = 3) 38 14 (36.8) 96 2 5 66 20 3
Rooflessa (n = 1) 20 10 (50.0) 98 3 7 61 22 5
Human dwellings (n = 245)c Tiled (n = 6) 6 1 (16.7) 2 0 0 0 0 2
Thatched (n = 188) 188 28 (14.9) 49 5 0 23 9 12
Asbestos (n = 51) 51 1 (2.0) 1 1 0 0 0 0
  1. aOpen with concrete wall
  2. bSampling repeated
  3. cOne time survey