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Table 1 Oocyte infection rate and load in wild and colonized Anopheles stephensi

From: Susceptibility of wild and colonized Anopheles stephensi to Plasmodium vivax infection

Experiment no. Gametocytaemia Wild mosquitoes Colonized mosquitoes
No. dissected No. positive Oocyst range Average oocyst no. Oocyst infection rate (%) No. dissected No. positive Oocyst range Average oocyst no. Oocyst infection rate (%)
1 0.03 27 7 1–3 0.33 25.9 27 3 1–4 0.29 11.1
2 0.56 23 14 0–13 2.5 61 23 18 0–14 3.7 78.2
3 0.09 26 26 4–195 65.9 100 26 24 0–175 55.2 92.3
4 0.04 34 16 0–83 4.2 47 34 9 0–3 0.35 26.4
5 0.13 25 22 0–15 4.9 88 25 10 0–5 0.68 40
6 0.58 20 17 0–215 95.8 85 20 20 25–210 94.5 100
7 0.23 20 18 0–40 15.7 90 20 18 0–30 11.3 90
8 0.18 20 17 0–185 79.2 85 20 20 10–192 96.5 100
9 0.05 20 18 0–22 7.6 90 20 19 0–24 11.5 95
10 0.14 20 16 0–50 10.5 80 20 16 0–65 18 80
11 0.31 20 4 0–1 0.2 20 20 0 0–0 0 0
12 0.19 21 2 0–2 0.14 9.5 21 1 1 0.05 4.7
13 0.15 20 7 0–4 0.75 35 20 2 0–4 0.25 10
14 0.16 20 14 0–8 2.3 70 20 12 0–15 2.1 60
15 0.06 20 6 0–2 0.35 30 20 1 1 0.05 5
16 0.11 20 17 0–85 35.4 85 20 19 0–68 30 95
17 0.14 20 20 22–102 54.8 100 20 19 0–75 38.6 95
18 0.05 20 10 0–9 1.8 50 20 9 0–5 1.3 45
19 0.02 21 4 0–3 0.3 19 21 6 0–12 0.95 28.5
20 0.03 16 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0
21 0.06 5 5 1–9 3.4 100 5 1 8 1.6 20
22 0.09 18 13 0–12 3 72.2 18 9 0–7 1.3 50
23 0.04 14 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0
24 0.03 25 22 0–35 9.6 88 25 14 0–22 4.3 56
25 0.08 20 11 0-8 1.4 55 20 11 0–3 0.95 55
26 0.14 20 20 1–127 41.7 100 20 16 0–55 21.3 80
27 0.12 20 1 1 0.05 5 20 0 0 0 0
28 0.17 12 12 21–105 57.9 100 12 12 1–85 46.5 100
29 0.29 20 5 0–4 0.55 25 20 2 0–5 0.35 10
30 0.27 17 17 13–165 55.4 100 17 17 4–89 44.7 100
31 0.09 20 19 0–42 8.3 95 20 19 0–25 6.6 95
32 0.3 15 15 21–145 70.5 100 15 15 1–132 67.2 100
  1. The data from experiments 1–15 in wild mosquitoes were used in Balabaskaran et al. [23] to study oocyst infection kinetics in wild mosquitoes