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Table 3 Comparison of oocyst development between F2 strain and F22 Anopheles sinensis Form A

From: Singapore’s Anopheles sinensis Form A is susceptible to Plasmodium vivax isolates from the western Thailand–Myanmar border

Gametocytaemia (gams/500WBC) Strains Oocysts Sporozoites
Positive/dissected (%) Average no. of oocyst (± SD) Oocyst range Number of mosquitoes dissected Average sporozoites per mosquito
416 F22 3/3 (100.0) 74 (± 21.6) 50–80 34 4302
F2 3/3 (100.0) 51.0 (± 9.0) 50–60 35 10,928
304 F22 2/4 (50.0) 11 (± 19.1) 33–42 24 14,538
F2 3/4 (75.0) 25 (± 22.1) 33–42 10 11,250